Romantic Victorian Lavaliere Pendant circa 1870-90
Victorian Lavaliere Pendant 14K Gold Coral & Seed Pearl. This pendant dates to 1870-90’s romantic Victorian era. It was recently purchased from a local estate. Handcrafted of fine 14k gold displaying a coral cabochon accented by tiny graduated seed pearls. A second coral drop dangles at the bottom. Lovely three part composition with nice movement. There are even seed pearls in the decorative bale! The lavaliere is named for the type of pendant popularized by the Duchesse de la Vallire, a mistress of King Louis XIV of France. Pictured as received. Cleaning and or polishing are available by request at no additional cost. Please inquire if you need a chain necklace as we have many vintage chains available.
COMPOSITION: 14K gold
GEMSTONE: Coral (2), Seed Pearls(11)
CONDITION: Estate Item, Excellent (minimal wear)
WEIGHT: 1.6 Grams
MEASUREMENT: 1-3/8″ X 5/8″