Big Cat Lion 9k Gold Pendant Charm Vintage Chester English 1958.
Rare big cat pendant or charm of a lion in 9ct yellow gold with English hallmarks of the very collectable assay office Chester. The lion dates from the late 1950's a time when charm bracelets were becoming popular & again today these cute little works of art have become collectable being worn traditionally from a bracelet or with a modern twist as a pendant from a necklace.
The English hallmark can be found to the one side, this is where you see the shield for the Chester assay which closed in 1962, along with the date letter for the year 1958. The makers mark can also be found here which reads 'W.H.C'. Great detailing please see pictures.
Size including bale 2.0 x 1.4 x 0.5 cm or 0.8 x 0.5 x 0.19 inches.
Weight 0.9 grams or 0.5 penny weight.