Description & Technical information

Of central pear facetted ruby to a three row border of cushion cut diamonds and rubies, the back guilloche enamelled in a rich dark blue and centred by a rose cut diamond to cut star motif, mounted in gold, hinged to one side and opening to reveal a glazed locket compartment, hung upon a three stone cushion cut diamond suspension loop of ogee shape, total diamond weight approximately 2.00cts, total ruby weight approximately 1.25cts.
Length including hoop 3.6cm / 1 7/16''

Width 2cm / ¾''
Weight: 8g

Date:  c.1850
Period:  19th century
Medium: Ruby, diamond and enamel
Dimensions: 3.6 x 2 cm (1³/₈ x 0³/₄ inches)
Categories: Jewellery