Victorian 14kt Gold Diamond Fleur-de-Lys Pendant
In French, fleur-de-lys means "lily flower." Decorative ornaments that resemble the fleur-de-lys have appeared in artwork from the earliest human civilizations. It has consistently been used as a royal emblem, though different cultures have interpreted its meaning in various ways.
A beautiful diamond fleur-de-lys pendant from the Victorian (ca1880) era! This lovely piece is made of 14kt yellow gold and has a delicate and feminine design. The fleur-de-lys is pavé set with a gorgeous diamond encrusted surface, creating an incredibly sparkly effect! Once a Victorian pin, a gold bail has been attached to the top, making this a stunning conversion piece. Perfect for everyday wear, it would look wonderful hung on a simple gold chain or worn as a charm on a bracelet or necklace. This stunning Victorian fleur-de-lys design merges seamlessly into modern day fashion and would make a very special addition to any jewelry collection!
Measurements: The pendant hangs 1" long, measures 5/8" wide, and is approximately 1/8" thick.
Condition: The overall condition of the pendant is excellent. Besides normal surface wear, there is no apparent damage to the gold setting or to any of the diamond stones, all of which are intact. The bail is secure and in good working condition.