A Regency Diamond Maltese Cross Pendant/brooch
A Regency diamond Maltese cross pendant/brooch, to the centre a cushion-shaped diamond estimated to weigh 1.4 carats, the openwork arms set throughout with a hundred and fifty-two old mine-cut diamonds estimated to weigh a further total of 9.1 carats, all to silver cut-down settings with yellow gold back, with later drop-down pendant loop and brooch pin with roller catch fitting, circa 1820, measuring approximately 4.6 x 4.6cm, gross weight 22.5 grams. Unmarked tested as silver and 18ct gold.
A diamond Maltese cross in (very) good condition with a clasp as later addition.
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.