This rare French 18ct Gold Perpignan Garnet drop pendant is a captivating piece of history. Composed of three luscious scarlet red Perpignan garnets in classically Georgian crimped settings, this pendant oozes historic and quintessentially European charm.
Boasting a wonderful length and elegance throughout, simply suspend her from a fine Gold chain to accentuate your neckline. As Perpignan Garnets are no longer mined, only antique pieces like this authentic pendant remain, making her all the more special!
ERA: Georgian (1714-1837)
MEASUREMENTS: Pendant including bale is 38mm long.
Pendant itself is 29mm long.
1 Perpignan Garent is 4mm in diameter.
1 Perpignan Garnet is 10mm long x 4.5mm wide.
1 Perpignan Garnet is 9.5mm in diameter.
MATERIALS: French 18ct Gold, Perpignan Garnet.
STAMPS & HALLMARKS: French Eagles head on jump ring and bale.
PACKAGING: Your order will be gift wrapped free of charge in a Lillicoco cardboard box made from recycled materials, tied with a ribbon.
VERY GOOD: This French 18ct Gold Perpignan Garnet drop pendant is in superb condition. Her Perpignan Garnets are free from any notable chips or scratches and are set securely in crimped settings - a stylistic hallmark of the Georgian era. Bursting with vibrance, their fiery centres come to life in natural light. Her closed backs have a few dings, however, these can't be seen when worn so takes nothing away from her splendour. Her French 18ct Gold is hallmarked, exuding rich golden tones. A rare piece to incorporate into your collection.