The famous single gold earring with a pearl was iconic for the 1500’s, first popularized by Sir Walter Raleigh, and would transform into the popular “Chandos Portrait”, which would couple this particular style of earring. Other famous mentions of this style were beloved English writer and poet Shakespeare, and ruler Charles I.
Earrings were a popular fashion accessory by gentlemen and courtiers in the 1590’s into the Renaissance, and among sailors as a sign they had sailed around the known world.
Today, there is a wide market and with countless styles and variations of earrings for any type of fancy. At Jewelry Liquidation, we are sure to find you the perfect match.