Georgian French Amatory Jewel in Rose Gold

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This pretty rose gold French Amatory Jewel features a background of brunette hair with the initials AC atop in seed pearls. These love tokens were in fashion in the late 18th century. Surrounding the crystal covered hair and pearls are cushion cut crystals, each one hand cut precisely to fit with the others. These were usually made in England to French taste. Similar examples can be seen on page 146 of the "Georgian Jewellery" book, dating it to the 1790's.

Details......The pendant brooch measures 40mm by 25.2mm. In Ver Good Antique condition. You should always expect some wear or imperfection in vintage or antique jewels, it is a part of their charm.

Item number p2443.

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