A gorgeous and sought after Victorian pendant with a fly.
The octagonal gold pendant adorned with intricate hand engravings all over.
There is a good quality large faceted rose glass paste in the center topped with a dainty fly.
The paste is bezel set with patinated gold trim with foliage carving.
The fly made with 6 legs, turquoise cabochon chest, wings with pearls, and garnet belly.
The bail is adorned with diamond chips.
The brooch is 1 3/4” long top to bottom.
The octagonal dangle is 1 3/8” X 1”.
Paste is 7/8” X 5/8”.
The fly is 7/26” X 5/16”.
There is no hallmarks, tested 9K gold
The pendant weight is 11.7 grams.
The gold chain sold separately, see item # 1146 in our shop.
Excellent antique condition.
The pendant converted from a Victorian brooch.
The pink paste has inclusions from manufacturing process.
Antique Victorian 9K Gold Fly Insect Diamond Garnet Turquoise Pearl Pendant