SOLD Late Victorian 18ct Gold Diamond & Ruby Wheel Pendant
A beautiful pendant from the late Victorian period, c1890s. The pendant is made from 18ct gold and has a lovely weight to it. It has been made in the design of a wheel giving the whole piece a lovely flow and is studded throughout with diamonds and rubies. The four points of N, S, E and W have lovely, slightly larger, diamonds set into individual settings and a larger ruby sits claw set to the centre. The whole piece sparkles prettily on the neck. A beautiful and unusual pendant that is a fair size giving it real presence when worn.
This pendant will come on a 14kt gold fill fine chain.
Materials - 18ct Gold (tested), Diamonds, Rubies
Age - C1890s
Size - Circle is 24mm wide. The total length of the pendant from the top of the bail to the bottom of the S diamond setting is 36mm long.
Condition - Very good. One of the smaller diamonds has a slightly darker look than the others, please see the pictures. Noted for accuracy only. Some of the rubies may have been replaced, though this is not at all obvious.
Weight - 6.4g