VICTORIAN GOLD AMETHYST PEARL PENDANT NECKLACE ELEPHANT - For Sale

VICTORIAN GOLD AMETHYST PEARL PENDANT NECKLACE ELEPHANT
Price: $7000.00
Antique Victorian 18carat gold, Siberian amethyst and pearl pendant necklace with elephant theme. Made circa 1880. Chain is 15 1/8 inches long when extended (not including the pendant). Pendant drops 1 3/4 inches. The central amethyst is 3/4inch (20mm) long. Total weight:25.3grams. AMethyst approximately 21.5carats. Smaller amethysts 4mm each. Necklace consists of a chain and pendant. The links of the chain are very unusual - composed of a pair of leaves with loops joining to the next pair. The pendant is quite exceptional: a very large amethyst, almost 22carats, rectangular brilliant cut, with canted corners, colette set in gold, the mount conforming to the shape of the amethyst. On either side is a row of pearls, ending in a smaller, round amethyst. A scroll of gold snakes along the bottom. The upper two corners are embellished with a pair of elephant heads - each with fantastic detail. Workmanship is of the highest order. Very rare theme and quality. The colour of the amethysts is deep - Siberian violet. No hallmarks, b Status: For Sale Reference#: 4263 Condition: good Year: 1880 Title: VICTORIAN GOLD AMETHYST PEARL PENDANT NECKLACE ELEPHANT

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Brenda Ginsberg Art & Antiques
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Email : antiques@brendaGinsberg.com
Phone : 954-415-0622

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