Puffy Cat 9k Gold Pendant Charm Vintage 1976 English Hallmark.
Cute charming sitting puffy cat pendant or charm in 9ct yellow gold with English gold hallmark for the year 1976. This is a time when charm bracelets were very popular & again today these little works of art have again become very collectable being worn traditionally or with a modern twist as a pendant from a necklace.
The gold hallmark can be found to the rear, Birmingham assay office with the date letter for 1976. There is also a makers mark 'W.H.C.'. Originally the cat may have had paste eyes which are now missing, these could easily be put back in place see pictures. Please note that the charm is hollow 2 small air holes to the rear of the head for this reason which are a product of the manufacture.
Size including bale 2.8 x 1.6 x 0.8 cm or 1.1 x 0.6 x 0.3 inches.
Weight 1.4 grams or 0.875 penny weight.