SOLD Georgian Rock Crystal Fly Pendant
A lovely little bug pendant from the Georgian period, c1820s. The pendant is French in origin and made from 18ct gold. It has a body made from lovely faceted rock crystal set in individual frames and a little deep red garnet to the top for a head. The little bug has yellow etched wings and such pretty detail in the legs and curling antennae. A cute little charm to add to any collection.
This pendant will come on an 18" 14kt gold fill chain, as pictured.
Materials - 18ct Gold (tested), Rock Crystal, Garnet
Age - C1820s
Size - 15mm long by 13.5mm wide. The bail adds an extra 5mm to the length
Condition - Very good. At some point in antiquity, this has had a patch added for strength to the back. Some discolouration behind the rock crystal, noted for accuracy only.
Weight - 1.07g