Antique Victorian Bloodstone Fob Pendant Necklace

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Antique Victorian gilt fob pendant, featuring a solid piece of Bloodstone. These stones were commonly used in fobs and often had family crests carved into them, they would have been worn on a gentleman's watch chain mostly for decoration. The stones can turn all the way round. Bloodstone is  the mineral 'Heliotrope' (from the Greek, Sun to turn'), it is a variety of chalcedony with red inclusions of hematite. The bloodstone is a dark green with flecks of red in it. The stones are smooth and cold to touch.

 

MEASUREMENTS

The pendant measures 2.8cm / 1.1" in height, 2.3cm / 0.9" in width. The pendant hangs from a new 18" 9ct gold chain.

 

CONDITION

Good, the stone has two very fine chips which is not visible to the eye.

Antique Victorian gilt fob pendant, featuring a solid piece of Bloodstone. These stones were commonly used in fobs and often had family crests carved into them, they would have been worn on a gentleman's watch chain mostly for decoration. The stones can turn all the way round. Bloodstone is  the mineral 'Heliotrope' (from the Greek, Sun to turn'), it is a variety of chalcedony with red inclusions of hematite. The bloodstone is a dark green with flecks of red in it. The stones are smooth and cold to touch.

 

MEASUREMENTS

The pendant measures 2.8cm / 1.1" in height, 2.3cm / 0.9" in width. The pendant hangs from a new 18" 9ct gold chain.

 

CONDITION

Good, the stone has two very fine chips which is not visible to the eye.

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Ring Size Guide
UK US EUROPE Diameter (mm)
Size J 5 49 15.6mm
Size K 5 1/2 50 16.0mm
Size L 6 51 16.4mm
Size M 6 1/2 53 16.8mm
Size N 7 54 17.2mm
Size O 7 1/2 55 17.6mm
Size P 8 56 18.0mm
 
Bracelet Size Guide
WOMEN LENGTH
Petite 7"/ 17.7cm
Medium 7.5" / 19cm
Large 8.5" / 21.5cm
Extra Large 9" / 22.8
 
Necklace Length Guide
14" Necklace - fits just around then like a chocker.
16" Necklace - will fall around the base of the neck similar to a collar. The fall of the necklace will depend on the individual size of the wearers neck.
18" Necklace - will fall below the throat at the collarbone.
20" Necklace - will fall a few inches below the collar bone, this length is perfect for a lower neckline.
22" Necklace - will fall below a standard neckline.
24" Necklace - will fall below a standard neckline..
36" Necklace - will fall bellow the bust.

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