A simply stunning starburst pendant from the Victorian (ca1880) era! This gorgeous piece is crafted in 14kt yellow gold and has an impressive size and design. The beautiful 16-point starburst is lined with delicate natural pearls in a bead setting that surround a single .30ct old Mine Cut diamond center. The soft white color and natural luster of the pearls looks wonderful within the gold setting, and the diamond adds a lovely sparkle! On the back of the starburst is a hidden bail, perfect for hanging from a favorite gold chain. A gorgeous example of Victorian starburst motif jewelry, this stunning piece would look wonderful worn everyday or on special occasions!
Measurements: The pendant has a 1 3/4" diameter and is slightly concave, measuring approximately 3/8" at the deepest point. The total pennyweight of the piece is 5.3 dwt.
Condition: The overall condition of the pendant is excellent. Besides normal surface wear, there is no apparent damage to the gold setting, and the diamond and all of the pearls are intact. The hidden bail is secure. There is a subtle natural patina on the surface of the gold, which is normal for a Victorian era piece and adds depth to the design.