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18ct Gold Seahorse, diamond, pearl, Plique, necklace
Product code: AA4853
18ct Gold Seahorse necklace in Plique a jour,
diamond and pearl
This stunning, but fun seahorse is beautifully crafted in 18ct gold. It has a sparkling white diamond eye, and a body of green plique a jour and hand applied enamel,
with a 4mm diameter white cultured pearl.
The seahorse pendant comes complete with an 18ct gold
belcher chain 18 inch (46cm) chain with a trigger clasp.
Total diamond weight 0.018cts, colour G - Rare white.
The diamond is 1.3mm in diameter
The pendant is 33mm high by 12.5mm wide by 7mm deep.
The 18ct Chain is 1.6mm wide.
Plique-jour is a technique used by the French
enamellists Lalique and Feuillatre in the 1900's. The French term means
"glimpse of day".
This difficult technique has been revived by the
craftsman who made this pendant. The enamel is suspended between gold
wires and is fired without any backing so that the light can shine
A plique-a-jour enamel piece requires many
painstaking hours to complete. Patience and humility are the most
important tools for this technique! It's a work of art that needs to be
treated with care like a fine glass sculpture.
Diamond is the Birthstone for April
Pearl is the birthstone for June
Contemporary Jewellery UK shop - Jewellery for Men, Women and Children at Parriss Jewellers - Sun Jul 21 23:26:10 BST 2019 [web4]