What a stunning antique 9ct Gold Garnet cabochon fancy drop pendant! Crafted from a bright, solid 9ct Gold, she encases a juicy cherry-red Garnet cabochon which is smooth and solid to touch.
This Victorian pendant is steeped in history, containing a locket with woven hair on its flip side. Hair jewellery was a common Victorian mourning practice, so you can be sure that this pendant is a one-off antique find. She would look fabulous hanging from a Gold chain!
ERA: Victorian (1837-1901).
MEASUREMENTS: Pendant is 38.5mm long x 19mm wide.
Pendant excluding jump-ring is 31.5mm long.
Garnet cabochon is 13.5mm long x 12mm wide.
MATERIALS: 9ct Gold, Garnet, Woven Hair, Glass.
HALLMARKS: Tests as 9ct Gold throughout.
EXCELLENT. This antique 9ct Gold Garnet cabochon fancy drop pendant is in excellent condition. There are no dings to the Gold, and her construction has lasted well over time. The locket encasing woven hair is also all intact, and the Garnet cabochon is securely set with no chips to note! This pendant provides a wonderful window into the past.