This beautiful , nineteenth century cross is French and is hallmarked for 800-900 silver quality. The stones are pastes.
It measures 1 ¾” (4.5 cms) long, including the ring, by 1 and 1/8” (2.9cms). It weighs 6.9 grams.
The style of the cross is ‘cushion’ cut Six sparkling and faceted, clear pastes are set high in their setting . The settings are finished with delicate raised lines.
At the top is a ring , marked with the boar’s head French hallmark . There is also a bail for a chain.
The back is smooth silver, typical of Victorian French crosses.
In excellent antique condition, this lovely cross will arrive in a gift box.