Modelled in 9ct yellow gold and hallmarked to the reverse with early Australian hallmarks including the “Square and Compass” mark used by Melbourne jewellers Johnson and Simonsen from 1895 – 1914.
The central natural heart shaped amethyst is held in place in a pronged coronet setting. Golden Fleur-de-lis radiate out of the heart forming an unusual crown effect. Each of the six rays is set with a natural seed pearl.
The pendant measures 28.3mm (not including the bail x 24mm x 7.85mm.
weighs 3.4 grams.
The amethyst measures 15mm x 14.4mm x 7.85mm – approximately 7.5 carats.