Sale - Antique Shirt Studs - 14k Yellow Gold Cultured Pearl Bar Collar Accessory - Edwardian June Birthstone Carter Gough & Co Fine Jewelry

$140.00

Description

Classic antique 14k yellow gold cultured pearl bar shirt studs, circa 1910s! These charming collar accessories are each adorned with petite cultured pearls, secured in prong settings. Wonderful pair of vintage fashion accessory unisex fine jewelry, by Carter, Gough & Co! *Sale - price reduced from $150 USD to $140 USD.

ERA - Circa 1915, Edwardian

METAL / MATERIAL - 14k yellow gold, 2 cultured pearls

MARKINGS / HISTORY - 14k and contains a makers mark of the letter C within an arrow shape for Carter, Gough & Co. The company was started around 1840 in Newark, New Jersey by Aaron Carter. The firm changed names several times throughout different ownerships, and was known as Carter, Gough & Co by 1915. The company was the first to use the power of the steam engine to manufacture its jewelry pieces!

CONDITION - Good antique condition. Pieces been professionally cleaned and lightly polished. Designs have been preserved, with very little age consistent wear. Bar components expand and retract, with the one requiring just a little extra push. Amazing antique shirt studs!

SIZE / MEASUREMENTS - Length: 21.5 mm, Cultured Pearls: 3.31 mm, Weight (both cufflinks): 1.59 grams

PRESENTATION - Listing includes a complimentary MJV logo gift box, as shown in last photo. All other boxes are for display only.

AUTHENTICITY - Each item in our shop has been hand-selected and inspected by a GIA Graduate Gemologist.

LMH