Zircon is one of the oldest gems in the world, clocking in at around 4.4 billion years, just half a billion years shy of the age of the earth. Due to its crystal structure, zircon scientifically has one of the liveliest displays of sparkle. George Kunz, the famous Tiffany and Co’s vice president of gemology from 1879 to 1932, wanted to call the zircon ‘Starlight’ because of how fiery the stone was.
This antique Edwardian pink zircon pendant was handcrafted in England around 1910. It’s an adorable pendant made in 9 karat gold with a rosy hue, set with three round bright fuchsia pink zircons at the center. Each stone measures 4.6 mm in diameter and 3.4 mm in depth, for a weight of 1.8 carats total. Overall, this pendant measures 30 x 22.6 mm and it weighs 2.2 grams. It bears the gold purity mark, “9ct” and the maker’s mark, “M&C”.
Wear fireworks around your neck with this fiery cluster pendant!
A note from Victoria: Zircon is a gem whose color can be affected by intense UV light, it’s not recommended to wear zircon in a tanning bed or when getting a gel manicure.
We offer a 3 or 4 payment layaway on most items purchased for full retail price, please inquire if you are interested in setting up a layaway. Items ship when payment is complete and items purchased or payments made on layaway are eligible for store credit only.
Please note that our photographs are part of our description, please look carefully, we do not digitally alter our items. We always want you to be happy with every aspect of your purchase, and If you are not completely satisfied for any reason simply let us know and we'll work together to get the item returned for a full refund. I guarantee that my pictures and descriptions are as accurate as possible. My goal is to exceed your best expectations!
Sold Out - $ 700.00
Up until the 18th century, the Amethyst was considered to be amongst the cardinal gems, along side diamond, sapphire, ruby and emerald. For a time it's wear was reserved only for royalty and the rich purple color has long been associated with nobility. This fantastic pendant boasts a rich purple stone with a deep velvety feel, it makes you understand why Royalty used to claim this most regal of stone all to itself!
Hand crafted in 9 karat gold with a 15 karat bale, this lovely pendant would have taken a skilled jeweler quite a while to make, the gorgeous scalloped frame and beautifully matched and set pearls are simply inspired. The pendant is set with 42 creamy half pearls with a pinkish undertone in the nacre. The amethyst is an oval faceted cut which measures 15.5 mm x 11 mm x 9 mm deep and weighs approximately 8.13 carats. Overall the pendant is 33 mm long including the bale, 21 mm wide at the widest point and 9 mm deep and weighs 4.3 grams. It is not hallmarked but has been carefully acid tested to verify content.
This is a fantastically regal pendant which would look equally wonderful on a chain or simple black cord and could be worn with anything from blue-jeans to ball-gowns!
I offer layaway on most items purchased for full retail price. In general my layaway terms are 1/3 down and 1/3 in 30 days and the last 1/3 in 60 days. I am flexible so if you are interested please ask me and we can work out a payment plan that suits you. Items ship when payment is complete and items purchased or payments made on layaway are eligible for store credit only.
I always want you to be happy with every aspect of your purchase. If you are not completely satisfied for any reason simply let me know and we'll work together to get the item returned for a full refund. I guarantee that my pictures and descriptions are as accurate as possible. My goal is to exceed your best expectations!