Renaissance Tudor period silver gilt and pearl pendant

Renaissance Tudor period silver gilt and pearl pendant

Code: 11805

£875.00 Approx $1203.58, €1024.59
 

This is a delightful Renaissance silver-gilt and pearl pendant, dating to the 16th century. This jewel is set with a large round pearl within a rose-shaped bezel. The jewel retains a further two on the suspension ring and one pearl drop. A rare pendant from the age of King Henry VIII (and The Tudors) in excavated condition.  

OBJECT: Pendant

CULTURE: Renaissance (Tudor Period)

DATE: c. 1550 - 1620 A.D.

MATERIAL: Silver-gilt and pearl (natural)

SIZE: 33.97mm x 14.45mm x 5.34mm

WEIGHT: 1.71 grams

PROVENANCE: From a European private collection.