Lot 26 (Jewellery and Silver, 21st November 2017)
A Victorian amethyst and diamond pendant, c.1860,
suspended on a gold rope chain. An oval cabochon amethyst with an applied star, grain set with graduated old European and rose cut diamonds. An articulated bow top and bale, all grain set with, graduated old European cut and rose cut diamonds with similarly set pampille drops below. Tested as approximately 18ct gold. Chain tested as approximately 9ct gold. Pendant 57 x 24mm, chain 707mm
Sold for £1,500
Light surface scratches o the amethyst only visible under 10X magnification.
Tarnish to the settings for the diamonds.
Measurement of amethyst along approximately 29mm x 19mm