The subject of this charming Art Deco, French medal or charm is St. John the Baptist. It is marked ‘FIX’, a prestige mark for 18 carat gold filled jewellery.
The medal measures 13/16” (2cms), including the ring, by ½” (1.3cms) across.
The shape of the medal is particularly beautiful and totally of the Art Deco period. The images are within an octagon which which overlays a rectangle with fine line detailing at the base.
The raised image of John Baptist dressed in animal skins appears in the centre. On his left arm he holds a lamb and in his other hand is a cross.
The ring at the top is squared off. There is a bail for chain marked ‘FIX’ with a maker’s mark.
The back is perfectly plain.
In excellent condition , this beautiful piece will arrive in a gift box
French Art Deco St John Baptist Gold Filled Medal or Charm - FIX