• SOLD Victorian 9kt Rose Gold & Steel Penknife Pendant in Fitted Box

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    This beautiful pocket penknife is made from 9kt rose gold with steel parts. It dates to the late Victorian period, c1890, and the gold is a wonderful strong rose color, synonymous with rose gold at this time. The little scissors are particularly charming and this would likely have been given as a gift to a lady, perhaps to add to her chatelaine. The penknife comes in its original velvet lined leather box and could be worn as a pendant alone or as part of a selection of charms.

    The penknife comes on the modern 18" 14kt rose gold fill chain pictured.

    Details:

    Materials - 9kt Rose Gold (tested), Steel.

    Age - C1890

    Size - Penknife measures 37mm long with the bale adding an extra 7mm

    Condition - Very good. The steel could do with a little polish as it shows signs of age.

    Weight - Penknife only 11.6g