Bohemian Garnet - During the reign of Charles IV of Luxembourg, the garnets were referred to frequently in epic literature and in medical and astrological books called Lapidaries. In the legend �Life of St. Catherine�, the garnet is described to symbolize human virtues and placed amongst the finest gemstones.
Grenat de Perpignan earrings - Beautiful grand earrings of 18 carat gold set with grenats de Perpignan on red gold foil, circa France. Translation: gold earrings set with garnets on red gold foil by Perpignan - France
Original nineteenth-century Bohemian (Czechoslovakian) drop earrings composed of dark burgundy rose-cut garnets arrayed in a flower-like cluster suspended from a single garnet in yellow gold with wire backs.
Austrian earrings, - gilt silver and gold, the dangling balls are set with fire red Bohemian garnets which smolder like embers when they catch the light - remade probably in from three late Victorian components