Rare Georgian gold French cross, the pendant in form of a cross can be opened at the bottom. French regional jewellery from Nièvre, end of the 18th Century.
Georgian gold French cross in pink 18k gold. A hollow cross decorated with beads at the ends, it opens at the bottom into a hollow cavity. It is a religious reliquary, perfectly invisible when closed. At the top, the finial part is in the shape of a fleur-de-lis. Below, horizontal lines decorate the cross. Rare model in 18 karat gold. Regional jewel from the end of the 18th century, Nièvre, France.
Departmental hallmark rooster (1798-1809), goldsmith hallmark SR and tortoise hallmark.
Dimensions (including the setting) : 3.4 cm x 2.1 cm
Weight : 2.54 gr