ANTIQUE EARLY ? AGATE / GLASS ASTROLOGICAL INTAGLIO PENDANT SCORPIO, TAURUS etc
A larger-scale antique solid 9 carat gold (tests thereabouts) pendant, holding a large bullseye banded agate (possibly glass?) cabochon with a slate backing, and hand engraved with a scorpion, a bull & a goat (Scorpio, Taurus & Capricorn?).
Most unusual, very collectible & wearable too!
CONDITION: All original and very good. Slightest signs of wear commensurate with age and use. Some abrasions / defects to stone, of no consequence.
DATE/MARKS: Mount 20th century, stone appears much older, possibly ancient? Not marked.
DIMENSIONS: 43 mm 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. 30.6 grams.