Miniature Portrait Antique Rose Gold Pendant Necklace
A fine detailed miniature portrait of a shepherd boy comprise this antique Victorian 18K and 9ct rose gold locket style pendant necklace. The hand painted portrait is encased in a rose gold frame with a bow at the top holding the ball. The back of the pendant has a flat panel hallmarked 18K 750 with several other numbers. The miniature has a young boy with vibrant green hat, shirt and vest along with a stick. Up close, each brush stroke can be seen. A wonderful memento circa 1870s.
- Materials: 9ct rose gold with an 18K rose gold back - hallmarked and tested
- Measurements: 2 inches from the bale to the bottom and 1 1/4 inches wide. The gold filled chain, a later addition, is 20 inches
- Weight: 9.5 grams
- Condition: Great original condition with the painting crisp bearing no chips or nicks. The back of the pendant locket has been glued shut with some residue visible around the ring. Imperceptible indent on the back