Holy Spirit of Aurillac pendant

Christian enamelled pendant in gold, decorated with foiled citrine, 20th century French jewel.

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Description

Holy Spirit of Aurillac pendant in yellow 18 karats gold. This pendant is in two parts: the lower part takes the shape of the dove of the Holy Spirit in a stylised way. The bird is decorated with a citrine on red foil and green enamelled dots on a white enamelled background. The bird is holding three citrines on foils. The upper part is decorated with a citrine in a closed setting with pearl decoration. This last part is offered for each birth and you can add severals and have a long pendant. Regional religious pendant from the 20th century.

Several eagle’s head hallmarks and goldsmith’s hallmark

Dimensions (including the setting): 5,5 cm x 2,3 cm 

Condition : Minor dents

Weight : 5,21 gr

Historical note: It was common that jewelers of Perpignan made orders of jewels for Auvergne market in particular for the realization of Holy Spirit pendants.

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Holy Spirit pendant in 18k gold enamel

Holy Spirit of Aurillac pendant