BEAUTIFUL ANTIQUE 15K GOLD FINELY CARVED LABRADORITE DOG HEAD STICKPIN c1800's
An antique solid 15 carat gold (tests thereabouts) stickpin; beautifully made, and set with a finely hand carved labradorite dog's head, with a tiny ruby eye in a collet settting.
High quality, unusual & very collectable...wearable too!
CONDITION: All original and very, very good. Slightest signs of wear commensurate with age and use.
DATE/MARKS: 19th century. Not marked.
DIMENSIONS: 2 ½ inches long overall, head 13 x 12 mm (1 inch = 25.4 mm). To give an impression of scale, the coin is 19 mm or ¾ of an inch diameter.
WEIGHT: Approx. 2.6 grams.