One of the most stunning Austro Hungarian pendants we have had the pleasure of coming across and keeping in our collection!
Ornately engraved patterns dance across the open work filigree that makes up this magnificent pendant, displaying a spectacular array of colourful Paste gemstones which catch the light and the imagination of anyone who gazes at her undeniable splendour.
A bright purple Paste sits proudly in the heart of this striking antique pendant, surrounded by white and blue enamel, the attention to detail in this piece of antique jewellery is next to none! Finished with a lustrous Pearl drop adding a playful element to this Austro-Hungarian pendant.
The reverse of this pendant is equally as beautiful, with a wonderful Gold wash hinting at the Gold gilt that was once present.
ERA: Austro Hungarian (1867- 1918)
MEASUREMENTS: 65mm long inc. bale x 40mm wide
The Pastes graduate from 2.6mm in diameter up to 4.2mm in diameter
The Seed Pearls are 3mm in diameter
The Pearl drop is 7.5mm long x 4.5mm wide
MATERIALS: 935 Silver, Gold gilt, Paste, Natural Pearl
This Austro Hungarian pendant is in outstanding condition, she has clearly been taken very good care of over the last century. The Pastes are vividly colourful with little signs of wear and their settings keep them securely held in place. The engraved patterns are all deep and clear and the enamel in perfect condition with no signs of wear. A superb piece of antique jewellery ready to be worn and enjoyed for generations to come!