This antique Victorian era turquoise necklace was made in St. Petersburg in the 1880s. The necklace features a finely crafted 14K gold fleur-de-lis pendant embellished with turquoise and old mine cut diamonds. The bail is set with rose cut diamonds.
The pendant can also be worn as a brooch.
Estimated total diamond weight is 2 carats.
The fleur-de-lis measures (without the bail) 35 x 30 mm (1 3/8 x 1 3/16.)
Marked with 56 zolotnik old Russian gold standard, St. Petersburg assay mark and maker’s mark.
Length 64 cm (24 1/2 in.)