Metal: 18kt Yellow Gold
Stones: Synthetic Rubies
Hallmarks: French – Eagle’s head and Maker's Mark – A A
Condition: Very Good
Comments: This type of medal normally comes in circular shapes however this is one is in a heart shape with the minus set with 2 rectangular synthetic rubies. It is written in French: " + qu'hier - que demain ": "I love you more than I did yesterday and less than I will tomorrow.” It is hallmarked with the French eagle’s head and with the maker’s mark A. A. The French saying comes from the verse of the poem written by Mrs Rosemonde Gerard to her lover and husband: Edmond Rostand, the famous French writer of Cyrano de Bergerac, a dramatic love play. Alphonse Augis, a French jeweler's from Lyon, made a love medallion with this verse written on it.
Dimensions: Height: 20.24 mm / 0.79 inch (bale included) Length: 14.73 mm / 0.58 inch
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