Victorian Silver Topped 14kt Diamond Star Pendant 3.50ctw
An absolutely gorgeous diamond star pendant from the Victorian (ca1880) era! This beautiful piece is particularly large in size and depicts a sparkling 5-point star. Made of sterling topped 14kt gold, the star is detailed with 20 old Mine Cut diamonds, which surround a larger center stone. The overall diamond weight of the piece is 3.50ctw and the large center stone measures 0.85ct. The center diamond is set in an ornate buttercup setting and the diamonds set within the arms of the star are prong set and lined with a milgrained border. The pendant has a wonderful convex shape with a 3-dimensional look and the diamonds sparkle beautifully. The piece hangs from a simple gold bail and it looks absolutely stunning on. It is an exquisite piece and would make a wonderful addition to any collection!
Measurements: The pendant hangs 1 1/2” long, a little more than 1 1/2” wide, and 3/8" deep.
Condition: The overall condition of the pendant is excellent. Besides normal surface wear, there is no apparent damage to the gold setting and all of the diamonds are intact.