It was common in the early 20th century for jewelry to be made using antique jade pieces, this pair of earrings is a good example of that. The jade drops are bright apple green, so vibrant and beautiful, and carved to resemble plums. The replacement ear wires have diamond tops. The earrings are 14k yellow gold, the jade is 19thc.
Details.....1.39" drop from the ear. The jade measures .81" x .41". The earrings were changed from screw backs to wires with a diamond in the 20th c. They are in really good condition for their age You should always expect some wear on vintage and antique jewels, we consider it part of the charm.