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Victorian Ivy Leaf Cross Pendant

Victorian Ivy Leaf Cross Pendant

$350.00


Description

DATE: Victorian, c.1890

This antique cross pendant is modelled in 9 karat gold, and dates from the late Victorian era, circa 1890. It features beautifully chased ivy leaves, carved by hand, and a plain diagonal stripe down the middle. The ivy leaf motif appears often in jewellery of this vintage; according to the Victorian "language of the flowers" it represents fidelity and affection - "I Cling To Thee".

MEASUREMENTS 

4.2 x 2.6cm

WEIGHT 

4.0g

MARKS 

Stamped 9ct

CONDITION 

Very good, with fine antique patina

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