A Victorian Pearl And Ruby Cross
A Victorian pearl and ruby cross, the body and the arms set with twelve half pearls embellished with four rubies, on chain with pearl and ruby flower slide, all mounted in yellow gold, circa 1880, the cross measuring approximately 2.7 x 2.4cm, the slide measuring approximately 1.1 x 1.1cm and the chain measuring approximately 40cm long, gross weight 11.4 grams.
A wonderful Victorian pearl and ruby cross pendant. This cross pendant is set with lustrous half pearls and embellished at the corners with rubies. The stones are all set in yellow gold, and attach to the snake chain with a pearl and ruby embellished slide charm. This necklace exemplifies the ornate style of the late Victorian period.
Should you choose to make this purchase we would be delighted to send it to you in a Bentley & Skinner handmade leather case packed in a giftwrapped Bentley & Skinner black and gold presentation box. Shortly afterwards we will send you on a complimentary valuation of this item for insurance purposes for your reference and safekeeping.