Victorian Emerald, Spinel, & Diamond Turtle Pendant Necklace


Metals: 18k Yellow Gold; 14k Yellow Gold Chain
Stones: 1.00 Ctw. Emeralds; 2.40 Ctw. Spinels; 2.50 Ctw. Old Mine Cut Diamonds
Weight: 9.6 Grams In Total
Length: Necklace Measures Approximately 17 3/4″ Long

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Victorian era Emerald, Spinel, & Diamond Turtle Pendant Necklace composed of 18k yellow gold, on a 14k yellow gold chain. With an estimated 0.75 carat Oval Cut emerald at the center, and 8 others set into the legs and head of the turtle that weigh approximately 0.25 carats carats in total. This piece also has 8 Oval Cut red spinel that weigh approximately 2.40 carats in total. With 16 Old Mine Cut diamonds surrounding the other natural gemstones, estimated to weigh 2.50 carats in total. The turtle pendant measures approximately 1 1/4″ tall by7/8″ wide; weighs 5.88 grams. Circa 1900.

The turtle is known to attract wealth, peace, prosperity, power, and good luck; its long life cycle symbolizes immortality.

On a contemporary 14k yellow gold mariner-link chain that measures approximately 17 3/4″ long with a rounded lobster clasp, weighs 3.69 grams.