This is a magnificent Victorian 15ct Gold engraved cross pendant, crafted from solid 15ct Gold and complete with romantic swirling engravings. This piece of antique jewellery dates all the way back to 1898!
The cross holds a rich honeycomb hue, and every inch of its front is adorned with Acanthus leaf engravings; Acanthus leaves symbolise enduring life, which is fitting for this precious cross pendant! This Victorian Gold pendant would make a thoughtful gift for someone special.
ERA: Victorian c. 1898.
MEASUREMENTS: Pendant is 41.5mm long inc. hasp and jump ring.
Cross is 32mm long x 20.5mm wide.
MATERIALS: 15ct Gold, 9ct Gold Jump Ring.
HALLMARKS: "H.W.LD", "15.625", Birmingham Assay, date letter "y" for the year 1898. Tests as 15ct Gold Cross with 9ct Gold Jump Ring.
VERY GOOD. This Victorian 15ct Gold engraved cross pendant is in very good condition! The cross has maintained she sharp edges and crisp engravings, so she's still got every inch of her charm. Distinct hallmarks allow us to accurately date this piece back to 1898, and bearing this in mind she only has a few light scratches to her back! We love her.