Antique Diamond Ruby Turquoise Pearl 14k Gold Pendant Necklace

Style: Up for sale is a striking estate pendant.  This pendant features a large turquoise gemstone showcasing diamond, ruby, pearl and gold inlay.  The center is beautifully accented with pearl and 14k gold openwork frame.  This pendant is quite large in size measuring 2.3” x 1 5/8” (60mm x 40mm).   In the center we can see a cabochon cut turquoise measuring 2.8cm x 2.5cm.  On top of the turquoise we can see a gorgeous inlay showcasing a bird and a striking floral scene.  In the center of the larger flower we can see an uncut diamond and the petals are ruby, some of the other design elements of the inlay show pearls, additional gemstones and 14k gold.  All of the gemstones appear to be older hand cuts.  The central piece is set into a lovely 14k gold setting featuring seed pearl, textured milgrain as well as openwork design elements.  On the bottom of the pendant we can see five tiny gold loops which allow the owner of the pendants to add additional pieces to the bottom of the piece if wanted.  This is a very special rare piece, beautifully designed and handcrafted

Metal: 14k Yellow (tested)

Gemstones:

Turquoise – cabochon cut, approximately 28mm x 23mm x 10mm

Diamond- uncut, triangular in shape, measuring approximately 3mm x 2mm x 2.5mm

Rubies – 8 rubies, hand oval cut, measuring on average approximately 2.5mm x 2mm

Pearls – 26 seed pearls ranging in size between 3mm in diameter and 1.5mm in diameter, nice silver tone

Green gemstone – cabochon cut, 6mm x 3mm

Total Weight: 25.0g

Measurements:

Pendant with bail – 2 3/8” x 1 5/8” (6cm x 4cm)

Pendant without bail – 1 7/8” x 1 5/8” (4.7cm x 4cm)

Condition: this is an estate item in great condition, some small scratches on gold consistent with normal wear