Georgian Almandine Garnet Earrings. Garnets were the darlings of daytime Georgian jewelry and when the gems were flat cut, they were perfect to be foiled and set closed back to enrich their natural coloration to a red, purple or pink hue….9k gold, modern 14k ear wires. Circa 1810
Victorian Garnet Bracelet. Three deep almandine garnets - emerald cut in the center and modified cushion cuts on each side - all of which are shallow cut and thus reflect their gold backing, glow from within masterfully hand engraved octagonal frames in this superb antique bracelet from the early-Victorian period.