Georgian Enamel 15 Karat Rose Gold Orpheus & Eurydice Neoclassical Locket Pendant Circa 1800Georgian Enamel 15 Karat Rose Gold Orpheus & Eurydice Neoclassical Locket Pendant Circa 1800Georgian Enamel 15 Karat Rose Gold Orpheus & Eurydice Neoclassical Locket Pendant Circa 1800Georgian Enamel 15 Karat Rose Gold Orpheus & Eurydice Neoclassical Locket Pendant Circa 1800Georgian Enamel 15 Karat Rose Gold Orpheus & Eurydice Neoclassical Locket Pendant Circa 1800Georgian Enamel 15 Karat Rose Gold Orpheus & Eurydice Neoclassical Locket Pendant Circa 1800Georgian Enamel 15 Karat Rose Gold Orpheus & Eurydice Neoclassical Locket Pendant Circa 1800Georgian Enamel 15 Karat Rose Gold Orpheus & Eurydice Neoclassical Locket Pendant Circa 1800

Large circular pendant centering a magnificently rendered enamel depiction of Orpheus and his wife Eurydice

Eurydice playfully covers Orpheus' eyes as he tries to play the lyre, symbolic of their Greek
myth

Enamel exhibits no loss and is gray to purple in color, covered by glass

With blue and white striped enamel surround accented by circular motifs, exhibiting some loss; consistent with age, wear, and use

Backed by a glass covered recess, opens on a hinge, with a polished gold surround

Completed with gold bead accented bale

Tested as 15 karat gold

Circa: 1800

Measures: 1 3/4 x 2 3/16 inches (including bale)

Total weight: 21.4 grams

Prolific. Delicate. Intriguing.

ITEM ID
We-4988
COLOR
Blue, Gold, Purple, White
ITEM TYPE
Antique
STYLE
Georgian
MATERIAL
Rose Gold, Enamel, Glass
TYPE
Fine

Georgian Enamel 15 Karat Rose Gold Orpheus & Eurydice Neoclassical Locket Pendant Circa 1800

$3,750

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