1950's Marcasite Vintage Screw Back Earrings
Screw back earrings were popular during the 1940's and 1950's when piercing ears became frowned upon. During the later 1950's clip on mechanism became more popular. Screw on earrings can be very easy and comfortable to wear by releasing the mechanism as far as it will go, and then tightening up to suit. These sweet marcasite earrings from the 1950's measuring a petite 1cm across. The marcasites are classy and bright. Gift boxed for giving to the true vintage lover.