Antique Victorian Tiffany & Co 14K Gold Large Onyx Intaglio & Carnelian Locket Pendant
|GEMSTONE(S)||Onyx Intaglio with Carnelian Inlay|
|MAIN GEMSTONE SHAPE||Oval|
|METAL(S)||Yellow Gold (14K)|
|CONDITION||Very Good- minor scratching on metal|
|MARKINGS||Tiffany & Co.|
|DIMENSIONS||55 x 33 x 12 mm|
Tiffany & Co
14K Gold Large Onyx Intaglio & Carnelian Locket Pendant
This charming antique 14K yellow gold locket by Tiffany & Co. is set with black onyx intaglio and an oval carnelian inlay. The front of the pendant depicts Cupid riding a lion (an allegory for love taming the beast), while the back features a fleur-de-lis. Inside, there are engraved initials and a hand tinted portrait, circa 1860. Fit for a museum, this historic piece is a glamorous conversation starter and remains in very good condition (only minor scratching on the metal). The piece measures 55 x 33 x 12 mm.
Please note, the chain is not included with this precious pendant.