A wonderful mid Victorian 18 carat gold (tested) pendant with locket back. It features a finely painted miniature portrait, possibly Limoges, which is exquisitely executed.
The pendant has a small surface crack through the porcelain as noticeable in the photos.
The front of the pendant is decorated with Etruscan Revival braided work and surrounded by scrolling border containing a number of seed pearls.
A very fine example.
Dimensions: Approximately 45.5mm x 35mm x 8.5mm.
Overall drop: Approximately 54mm.
The bale is approximately 8 mm x 6 mm internally.
Weight: Approx. 14.2 grams.
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