ANTIQUE GEORGIAN PERIOD GOLD CARVED LAVA MULTI CAMEO CROSS PENDANT c1830
An antique, Italian solid 9 carat gold (tests thereabouts) mounted Maltese cross pendant, set with ten various colored finely hand carved lava cameos. The crystal set bail a later antique replacement.
Unusual, attractive and very collectable - very wearable too!
CONDITION: All original and generally very good. Some signs of wear commensurate with age and use. 5 cameos cracked, not readily noticeable, please see pics.
DATE/MARKS: Around 1820/30. Not marked.
DIMENSIONS: 33.5 mm across (1 inch = 25.4 mm). To give an impression of scale, the coin is 19 mm or ¾ of an inch diameter.
WEIGHT: Approx. 5.4 grams.