This antique Gold Carnelian Bloodstone spinner fob is immaculate. Featuring bright polished Gold settings, a unique twisted bale and crisp hallmarks, this piece would be a dignified unisex pendant to have in your collection.
Bloodstone Carnelian fobs were at the height of fashion in the Victorian and Edwardian eras and were typically a piece of gentleman's jewellery. Today, this fob can easily be worn by whoever loves the piece! The Bloodstone is of great quality, with attractive hematite inclusions and the Carnelian is a delightful shade of dark spicy orange.
ERA: Post Edwardian, c.1913.
MEASUREMENTS: Fob 19mm long x 22mm wide.
Carnelian & Bloodstone 8mm long x 12mm wide.
Length of fob including bale and jump ring 29mm.
MATERIALS: Solid 9ct Gold, Bloodstone, Carnelian.
HALLMARKS: Maker's Mark "WJP", Chester Assay, "9", ".375", date letter "N" for the year 1913.
EXCELLENT: This antique Gold Carnelian Bloodstone spinner fob is in fabulous condition for its age. Hallmarked to 1913, this piece is over 107 years old and was created on the cusp of the first World War! The Gold has retained its lovely colour, both of the gemstones are snug, and the hallmarks can be easily deciphered. Not only is this a testament to its preservation, but it shows that this piece has much more life in its pretty body.