diameter: 2cm, weight: 4g
This pretty pendant comprising a six petalled flower or pointed star within an open roundel is of gilded (gold-plated) silver and is set with 24 foil-backed semi-precious stones – probably rubies or pink sapphires.
The pendant is from India and dates most likely to the 19th century.
It is stable and wearable.
Untracht, O., Traditional Jewelry of India, Thames & Hudson, 1997.
UK art market
Inventory no.: 3751