Cross Jeanette with four rings finely decorated with floral patterns. The bottom part in pear shaped is articulated to the center pattern with serrated edges. The cross is hinged on a floral element with a similar ring to the cross. The piece is set with table cut rose cut diamonds and rose cut diamonds.
Antique jewelry object group: pendant
Condition: excellent condition - (more info on our condition scale)
Country of origin:Although it does not carry any legible control marks we believe this to be of Belgian origin.
Style: Pre-Victorian - - See also: Pre-Victorianor more info on styles
Period: ca. 1780 - (events and facts in 1780)
Material: platinum and 18K yellow gold - (more info on precious metals)
Extra information: This type of pendant is typically Belgian in the late 18th till mid-19th century. They are called 'à la Jeannette'. A croix à la Jeanette (French for: "cross in the style of Jeanette") is a pendant in the form of a heart with a latin cross dangling from it
Diamonds:Six table cut rose cut diamonds. We do not have the weight of the diamonds which is normal in our trade when it comes to rose cuts. One normal high domed rose cut diamond, and 18 senailles. A senaille is a simplified rose cut diamond, a small diamond chip with perhaps a few polished facets. We do not have the weight of these diamonds which is normal in our trade when it comes to senailles. Note: All diamond weights, color grades and clarity are approximate since the stones were not removed from their mounts to preserve the integrity of the setting.
Birthstones: Diamond is the birthstone (or month stone) for April. - (more info on birthstones)
Hallmarks: No trace. - (more info on hallmarks)
Dimensions: height 7.55 cm (2.97 inch)
Weight: 14.00 gram (9.00 dwt)
Reference Nº: 11344-0024
Copyright photography: Adin, fine antique jewelry
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