Antique Carved Carnelian Victorian Estate Fob Charm Pendant Gold Filled Plate
This is a lovely late Victorian to early Edwardian antique gold filled or gold plated carved carnelian watch fob for pocket watch or pendant for a fob necklace. It is from an estate and in original, never altered, excellent condition. The top has beautiful Victorian repousse and scroll border and the original top loop is still intact. The original frame is also excellent condition and has no wear, looks like antique gold filled. The top fancy border has minimal wear; a little at the very edge that is not eye noticeable. There is dark age patina in the grooves under the top which has not been polished. The carved carnelian is also excellent. No cracks or chips or flakes. No abrasions or scratches. Lovely old translucense. See photos. Size is large at 1.25″ across east to west by 1.18″ north to south including the small top loop. Great size for an antique fob necklace or dangling pendant necklace. Weight is 4.9 grams. The carnelian is 25mm east to west by 16mm north to south. In all original condition this is a beautiful fob for your antique Victorian jewelry collection.