Baroque Diamond and Enamelled Bow Pendant
This is a much loved and worn Baroque bow pendant, dating to the late 17th century. The pendant displays a single rose table cut diamond, within a rub over setting. The bow is intact made from silver, originally fully enameled in the round - traces which remain. A nice jewel from the age of King Charles II and King Louis XIV.
OBJECT: Bow Pendant
DATE: c. 17th century
MATERIAL: Silver, diamond and enamel
SIZE: 21mm x 26mm x 6mm
WEIGHT: 4.1 grams
PROVENANCE: Ex. European Private Collection, Boston. Lincolnshire