Art deco 9ct, 9k Gold, Essex Crystal, reverse intaglio, fishing themed pendant on 18″ rolo link chain, Circa 1930
An Essex crystal ‘fishing themed’ pendant mounted in a 9carat gold collet setting on a modern 9ct gold 18″ rolo link chain.
Hallmarked: 9. 375 (denotes 9carat gold), anchor (Birmingham assay mark) H (date letter)
Essex crystal is a reverse crystal Intaglio made from rock crystal, it has an engraved intaglio on the back and is painted so that when viewed from the top and sides the image has a three-dimensional effect. The technique originated in Belgium c. 1860 and became popular in England.
MEASUREMENTS: Pendant 14.7 x 21.5mm, Chain 18″ / 45cm
WEIGHT: 4.2 grams
HALLMARKS: as above
DATE: Art Deco (1920-1935)
Please note that images have been enlarged to show detail. All measurements are listed in the description. All items are Antique, Vintage and/or Pre-owned and will naturally have signs of wear & tear commensurate with age. Antique boxes are for display purposes only unless otherwise stated the item will be sent in a Leatherette & Velvet box.