Rare Victorian Reliquary
Offered for sale a rare and most beautiful genuine Victorian Sicily Coral and 14 Kt rose gold crucifix necklace it contains a reliquary compartment as shown the cross opens it originally held a vial
This amazing antique necklace has been totally hand crafted during the Victorian period of solid 14 KT rose gold – not marked however it has been tested and guaranteed for 14 KT solid gold
It consists of a gold chain interlaced with Natural Coral Sicily origin Sciacca coral Beads – not treated or tinted – this is 100% natural coral the most beautiful hand turned
Coral beads range is between 5 mm. to 6 mm.
Cross is so Beautiful an skilful made workmanship done to perfection with hinged arms to open and snap easily
Cross is 40 mm. x 22 mm. (h. x w.) – total length (open) is 45 cm.
It weighs 15 grams please note antique coral of this type is worth in weight much more than gold
very good condition in spite of being an antique
Italian origin 1880 ca
antique coral jewelry is highly sought after and real treasure to get hold of
It would normally retail £1,450 our reserve is much less and the necklace true beautiful! Victorian