A pair of hand forged 24k gold and ruby hook earrings
set with 31 ruby cabochons. Weight 12.9 g.
Gurhan Orhan (Ankara, 1954), USA, 1990s.
Gurhan Orhan is a jewellery designer of Turkish origin who works under his first name. He began his career in the early 1990s and has resided in New York since 1997. Gurhan specialises in working with fine gold and silver and received an exclusive commission from the Metropolitan Museum in New York to create 24k gold jewellery replicas for the exhibition "Hidden treasures of the National Museum in Kabul".