This most charming silver medal or charm is French and from circa 1910. It is an image of a cherub after Raphael’s painting .
It measures 11/16” (1.8cms) across. It weighs 3 grams.
The cherub is finely sculpted . The detail of his curls, wings and the expression on his face are all superb!
There is a tiny ring at the top with a bail attached for a chain. The ring bears the French boar’s head hallmark for 800-900 silver quality.
On the reverse are lilies and sprays of roses. There is a blank space for an engraving.
This most delightful piece has the natural patina of age and is in excellent condition. It will arrive in a gift box.
French Silver Cherub Medal