This truly beautiful, Victorian pendant and also be used as a pin. It is marked for 9 carat gold with garnets and seed pearls.
It has a total length of 1 ¾” 4.3cms) and measures 1 and 3/16” (3cms) across. It weighs 3,6 grams.
The pendant is very much in the gothic style. It is pierced with a central bezel set deep red garnet, Around it are tiny seed pearls on prongs. There is a curved, pearl set surround and then on each side pearl set arrow shapes.
At the top is a pretty bail with three seed pearls. From the base hangs garnet drop.
The back is smoothly finished and marked ‘9 Ct’. At the top is a loop for the bail which folds down neatly. Across the centre is a pin and an old style c clip. The garnets are open backed for maximum reflection.
This lovely and most flexible piece is in fine antique condition. The tiny pearls are all present, apart from a couple which are discoloured from age. However they are hardly noticeable. It will arrive in a gift box