Antique, Victorian, an exquisitely carved amethyst cameo pendant with a diamond and natural pearl surround. A filigree, pearl and rose-cut diamond border frames the carving of a female head and shoulders in profile. The articulated pendant loop is also decorated with graduating half pearl accents. There is a small fracture to the cameo (on the hair) visible at 10x magnification. The pendant measures 40 mm x 32 mm (excluding loop) and comes in fitted presentation case. Gross weight of pendant 18.5 g

Details

  • IN THE STYLE OF

    Victorian

  • PLACE OF ORIGIN

    United Kingdom

  • DATE OF MANUFACTURE

    1880

  • PERIOD

    1880-1889

  • METAL

    15k Gold

  • STONE

    Amethyst,Diamond,Natural Pearl

  • STONE CUT

    Rose Cut

  • CONDITION

    Good

    See Condition Descriptions

  • CONDITION DETAILS

    There is a small fracture to the cameo (on the hair) visible at 10x magnification. Some light scratches.

  • DIMENSIONS

    W 1.26 in. x D 0.6 in. x L 2.07 in.W 32 mm x D 15 mm x L 52.5 mm

  • LENGTH

    2.07 in. (52.5 mm)

  • WEIGHT

    8.5 g

  • SELLER LOCATION

    London, GB

  • REFERENCE NUMBER

    LU1168110022812

Antique, Victorian, Amethyst Cameo Pendant with Natural Pearl and Diamonds

£7,500.00Price
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    Not for the world. Why, man, she is mine own, And I as rich in having such a jewel As twenty seas, if all their sand were pearl, The water nectar, and the rocks pure gold.

    William Shakespeare, The Two Gentlemen of Verona

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