A pretty and delicate antique pink doublet and seed pearl pendant from the Victorian era, c1900! The early Australian piece is made of 9ct yellow gold and depicts a gorgeous quartrefoil or alike a 'blooming flower' design. The centre and terminals of the design are accented with sparkling pink doublet stones - a typical stone of the era, and also known as garnet top doublets. The outline and leaf profiles are lined with white imitation seed pearls and there is a cultured (replacement) pearl placed in the stylized bail. The gold features a facet finish giving a lovely gleam at every turn. Such an eye-catching piece! To the reverse of the piece bears the stamps "9CT" alongside the makers mark 'R in a shield', which is the mark for Rollason & Co (1888- 1925) of Sydney, New South Wales.
The pendant has a beautiful feminine style, it would make a perfect gift, or a treat to yourself!
ERA: Late Victorian, circa 1900
MATERIAL: 9ct yellow gold
GEMSTONES: Four garnet top doublets (GTD) natural garnet atop pink glass (typical of the era), twenty imitation seed pearls, and one cultured (replacement) seed pearl. *Gemstones tested by a FGAA gemmologist with professional gemmological equipment.
STAMP: '9ct' and 'R in a shield'
WEIGHT: 2.81 grams
LENGTH: 4cm total drop including bail (1 1/2" inches)
CONDITION: The condition of the antique pendant superb. Besides normal surface wear, the stones appear secure in their settings with no visible damage to the doublets or pearls. The antique gold retains a nice level of luster to the surface. A gorgeous antique pendant!
INTERNATIONAL PURCHASES* have a worldwide discounted flat rate of AUD $15 (or approx USD $10). Sent Australia Post with tracking and insurance inclusive, within 1-2 working days of payment. Your purchase will arrive to you usually within 10 working days. This may vary depending on where you are. Free postage applies if you purchase two or more items.
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Antique Victorian 9k Gold Australian Pink Doublet & Seed Pearl Quartrefoil Pendant