Vintage Inlaid Abalone Alpaca Mexico Dangle Earrings
This is a fabulous pair of oval dangle earrings that feature a flower motif made of abalone inlay surrounded by a black background and set in Alpaca silver. The pendants are pointed ovals with a smaller pointed oval cut out of the center. The abalone inlay is in the shape of a flower, perhaps a tulip, and is made up of 6 pieces.
Alpaca silver is a metal alloy consisting of copper, nickel and sometimes other metals including tin or zinc.
Measurements: 1 3/4" (4.44 cm) with a total drop of 2 3/8" (6.03 cm)
Condition: Very good vintage condition. Could use a light polishing.
Marks: Each earring is marked ALPACA MEXICO