Plique a Jour Ruby & Pearl Dangling Sterling Silver Pendant Necklace or Brooch Pin Vintage Art Nouveau Style.

Yasmin Hodgkins

YMA07065

Stunning vintage plique a jour sterling silver marcasite pendant or brooch pin in the collectable Art Nouveau style.
Plique a jour when held up to the light becomes like stained glass. To the rear there is a bale to enable it to be hung from a chain as well as a pin allowing it to be worn as brooch.
The silver mark can be found to the rear, this mark simply reads '.925' for sterling silver. The stones contain within are rubies, tested, all are present but the it minor cutting flaws on very close inspection. The pearls are good & bright as is the plique a jour, please see the pictures. Good secure pin & clasp.
The silver mark to the chain can be found adjacent to the clasp, this also reads '.925'. Good secure claw type clasp with a good spring.
Size of pendant / brooch 5.5 x 4.0 cm or 2.1 x 1.6 inches.
Length of chain 49.4 cm or 19.4 inches.
Total weight 11.3 grams or 7.3 penny weight.