Victorian Pearl Turtle Pendant c.1900
A cute Victorian pearl turtle pendant.
This quirky Victorian pendant has been made using a mabe pearl (blister pearl) as the body of a turtle and setting it simply in gold with gold feet, tail and head.
The head is set with a diamond and 2 demantoid garnets as eyes and there is a large runner ring to pass a chain or ribbon through.
The turtle symbolises good health and long life.
Price Code: B, £500 - £1000
Era: Victorian, 1839 - 1901
Measurements: Turtle 2.8cm in length, 2.0cm at widest point.
Hallmarks: Unmarked - tests as 15ct gold