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Antique 9ct Gold Carnelian Bloodstone Swivel Fob Pendant, 'In Recto Dues' - There is Honour in the Right Path

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SKU: X7924

This is an impeccable antique 9ct Gold Carnelian Bloodstone swivel fob pendant. Set with a smooth oval cut of Bloodstone and Carnelian, this Victorian fob comes complete with an intaglio that reads 'In Recto Dues' which translates to 'there is honour in the right path', inscribed into the Carnelian.

This splendid piece of history has been made from 9ct Gold, with a decorative bale that doubles up as a functional spinner feature allowing you to change which side you display when wearing it with a chunky Gold chain!

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Description

This is an impeccable antique 9ct Gold Carnelian Bloodstone swivel fob pendant. Set with a smooth oval cut of Bloodstone and Carnelian, this Victorian fob comes complete with an intaglio that reads 'In Recto Dues' which translates to 'there is honour in the right path', inscribed into the Carnelian.

This splendid piece of history has been made from 9ct Gold, with a decorative bale that doubles up as a functional spinner feature allowing you to change which side you display when wearing it with a chunky Gold chain!

Item Details

ERA: Victorian, c.1884.

MEASUREMENTS: Pendant is 32.5mm long including bale.
Fob is 25mm long x 20.5mm wide.
Bloodstone & Carnelian are 18mm long x 14.5mm wide.
Weight: 8.8g.

MATERIALS: 9ct Gold, Bloodstone, Carnelian.

STAMPS: Obscured makers mark, 9, .375, Birmingham Anchor, Date letter k for the year 1884.

HALLMARKS: Since we have dated this piece as being made before 1950, a hallmark is not required in order for it to be sold in line with UK hallmarking legislation.

PACKAGING: Your order will be gift wrapped free of charge in a Lillicoco cardboard box made from recycled materials, tied with a ribbon.

Condition

EXCELLENT. This antique 9ct Gold Carnelian Bloodstone swivel fob pendant is in excellent condition. Given the age of the piece, this pendant has lasted very well. The 9ct Gold is sleek and buttery, and while the hallmarks have faded slightly, they are still legible allowing us to accurately date the piece to 1884. Both the Bloodstone and Carnelian have remained secure and smooth!

Shipping

All orders are shipped using DHL express and are securely padded in transit, with full tracking and insurance for your peace of mind. Alternate couriers are available by special request.

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  • Delivery to the USA in TWO WORKING DAYS
  • Orders placed by 1pm (GMT) will be dispatched the same day

RETURNS:

You can return your item for a full refund for any reason by simply getting in touch to let us know within 14 days of receiving it.

INCLUDED WITH YOUR ORDER:

This item will arrive beautifully gift wrapped in a Lillicoco presentation box, tied up with a pink ribbon. You’ll also receive a handwritten information booklet and free polishing cloth too!

Please message us or call +44(0)117 925 4798 if you have any questions!

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