Neo Classic French Carved Agate Cameo 18k Yellow Gold Silver Locket Pendant
One Neo Classic French Carved Agate Psyche Cameo 18k Yellow Gold Silver Locket Pendant. Featuring one carved carnelian agate cameo that represents the Greek-Roman mythological scene of Psyche frolicking. Accented by 106 rose and senaille cut diamonds with a total weight of approximately 0.90 carat, graded near-colorless, SI-I1 clarity, and 80 seed pearls. Crafted in 18 karat yellow and rose gold with a silver top with French hallmarks. A brooch pin was added later in 14 karat yellow gold. The back opens up to reveal a locket compartment. Circa 1860. The pendant measures 2 ¾ inches in length by 1 ½ inch in width.
About this Item: Dive into the myths of ancient Greece with this Neoclassical French locket pendant. A meticulously carved carnelian agate cameo unveils an enchanting scene of Psyche in her divine merriment. This romantic tableau is framed by a celestial halo of over one hundred rose and senaille cut diamonds, their sparkle enhanced by the gentle luster of a halo of seed pearls. The true heart of this treasure is revealed when you flip it over; a locket compartment awaits, ready to safeguard your cherished memories. Circa 1860, this 18 karat yellow and rose gold piece is a captivating narrative of love, myth, and artistry that is sure to become a treasured family heirloom.