Fabulous facetted heart-shaped amethyst surmounted with an 18k gold British State Coronation crown to form a stunning pendant. A small round freshwater pearl is set on top of each side of the amethyst. The heart and crown refer to Scottish luckenbooth love tokens dating back to the 17th century. The heart represents love while the crown represents loyalty. A 9k chain with Figaro links comes with the pendant.
The pendant weighs 6.06 grams and the chain weighs 2.81 grams. The chain is 16 inches long. The amethyst measures ¾ inch by ¾ inch and the length of the pendant is 1 ¼ inches, including the fixed bale. The pendant has a small fixed bale as well as a larger ring which has hallmarks but which are hard to read. One of the marks is 18k and the crown has also been tested as 18k. The chain clasp is stamped 9k.
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Vintage 18k heart-shaped amethyst & crown pendant, with a 9k chain