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Georgian Carnelian Globe Love Token Pendant

Georgian Carnelian Globe Love Token Pendant

$2,600.00


Description

DATE: Georgian, c.1770

An unusual and truly wonderful Georgian pendant. Modelled as a globe, the piece is made from Carnelian agate and features a ring of white enamel around the equator with the words "Gage de mon Amitie", or A Token of my Friendship. The piece screws open to allow for a memento or keepsake to be stored inside. It dates from the 18th Century, circa 1770.

STONES 

Carnelian Agate

MEASUREMENTS 

2.5 x 1.7cm

WEIGHT 

6.7g

MARKS 

No marks present, tests as 18k gold

CONDITION 

Excellent

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