ANTIQUE 9K GOLD ANCIENT ROMAN ? GLASS CROSS PENDANT w/ TINY SNAKE SPLIT RING
An unusual antique 9 carat gold (tests thereabouts) cross pendant, set with nine ancient Roman glass? panels, and hung on a tiny 18 carat gold (tests) 'Ouroboros' coiled snake connector ring.
Immensely collectible & so wearable!
CONDITION: Slight signs of wear commensurate with age and use. A few tiny chips/loss to glass. One or two old small repairs to frame. Overall shape a little distorted.
DATE/MARKS: Glass probably ancient Roman, constructed around 1820. Not marked.
DIMENSIONS: 51 mm square, split ring mm outer diameter (1 inch = 25.4 mm). To give an impression of scale, the coin is 19 mm or ¾ of an inch diameter.
WEIGHT: Approx. 5.0 grams.