ANTIQUE AUSTRALIAN 9K GOLD NEW ZEALAND JADE / NEPHRITE HEART PENDANT c1900
An antique antipodean 9 carat gold pendant, set with a New Zealand jade / nephrite heart and topped with a horseshoe inset with pearls.
Rather unusual, so pretty & very collectible...wearable too!
CONDITION: All original and very, very good. Slightest signs of wear commensurate with age and use.
DATE/MARKS: Around 1900. Australian(?) gold marks.
DIMENSIONS: 51 x 37 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. 12.2 grams.