A Victorian Diamond And Ruby Heart-locket Pendant
A Victorian diamond and ruby heart-locket pendant, to the centre a cushion-cut ruby estimated to weigh 0.45 carats, to an old European-cut diamond pave-set surround, suspended by a diamond-set loop, the diamonds estimated to weigh 7.5 carats in total, all mounted in silver and yellow gold, to the back with glass locket compartment, circa 1880, measuring approximately 3.1 x 2.5 cm, gross weight 10.6 grams,
A spectacular diamond and ruby pendant, made in around 1880. This pendant is in the shape of a heart, pave-set throughout with dazzling old brilliant-cut diamonds. In the centre of the heart is a vibrant cushion-cut ruby, with a lovely deep hue. To the back of the pendant is a heart-shaped aperture with a compartment, most likely in the Victorian era for a lock of a loved one’s hair. A romantic piece with beautiful sparkle.
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.