VCARA44800 Sweet Alhambra Earrings set in Yellow Gold with White Mother of Pearl Handcrafted ladies Jewelry, luxury, casual jewelry, French Design. Founded in 1896 By Alfred Van Cleef and Salomon Arpels in Paris France. Jewelry features flowers, animals, and fairies. In 1933 VCA founded and patented the Mystery Setting (Serti Mysterieux) a technique here the prong settings are invisible. Each piece requires 300 or more hours of work.