This Edwardian Amethyst pendant is a gorgeous treasure from the early 20th century. This antique pendant has a 7.70ct saturated oval Amethyst, clasped within Gilt Sterling Silver claws.
The colour of this Amethyst is certainly nothing short of spectacular! A deep purple hue, this piece is akin to a bunch of grapes with soft rosy flashes in the facets. This magical pendant will instantly make you feel decadent every day!
ERA: Edwardian, c.1900.
MEASUREMENTS: Pendant 16mm long x 12mm wide.
Amethyst 15.5mm long x 11.5mm wide x 8.5mm deep. (Approx 7.70ct).
Length of pendant including hasp and jump ring 23mm.
MATERIALS: Gilt Sterling Silver settings, Amethyst, Solid 9ct Gold jump ring.
HALLMARKS: Tests as Gilt Sterling Silver settings with a solid 9ct Gold jump ring.
VERY GOOD: This Edwardian Amethyst pendant is in fantastic condition for its age. The antique Gilt has lightly faded from the claws, but this is quite normal for Gilt Sterling Silver pieces that were made over 100 years ago. That being said, once you look at the Amethyst you are instantly lost within its magical world, possessing fabulous clarity and no signs of wear.