A beautifully ornate Silver Pendant in the shape of a vase of flowers set with colorful paste gems, marcasites and 1/2 pearls. The theme of this pendant was a popular one in the 1800's, the ornate handled Vase is filled with flowers and a love bird hovers over it. Marked 800 for its silver fineness it would have been made in Continental Europe, where 800 silver was in common use in the 1800's. 800 silver is 800 parts out of 1000 silver. The chain is a sterling silver modern replacement. This pendant dates to the mid 1800s.
Details.....Measures 1.96" long including the bale, and 1.08" wide. In Very Good Antique condition. You should always expect some wear on antique jewels, we consider it to be part of their charm.