EDWARDIAN 1.49 Ct DIAMOND CRESCENT MOON CUPID NECKLACE PENDANT. During Hellenistic period Cupid, god of desire, attraction and affection, was portrayed as a chubby infant with his arrows that represents his source of power. Those struck with golden arrow are filled with uncontrollable desire. Quintessentially Edwardian is this romantic 1.49 Ct diamond crescent moon cupid necklace pendant. Lighted up by the romantic crescent moon Cupids golden arrow would shoot true love through the air to pierce an unsuspecting heart.Reflecting Edwardian elegance, with fine design and evoking neoclassical sensibilities this dreamy necklace is full of sophistication and symbolism. Composed by two pieces, the first element of classical design enhanced by twelve rose cut diamonds totaling approx. 24 Ct by spread full of dazzling sparkle. The crescent moon incorporates a row of thirty five between rose cut diamonds and old mine cut diamonds slightly graduated totaling approx 1.25 Ct of pure fiery light.
Beautifully sculped in silver with fine details, curly hair, seated on the moon the mischievous Cupid is ready to strike with its golden arrow. Artfully crafted in 14 Kt yellow and white gold and silver for the adorable Cupid by a master goldsmith during Edwardian era.Very good overall condition commensurate to use and age. 14 Kt yellow, white gold and silver, tested. 10 old mine cut diamonds totaling approx. 78 Ct (Vs/SI-F/G); 37 rose cut diamonds totalling approx. 71 Ct by spread; (all gemstones estimated on mounting). Moon pendant is 31.4 mm wide and 26.5 mm long; chain is 41 cm long measured opne including clasp; central part is 46.9 mm long. Very good overall condition, slight wear to the point of the arrow. The item "EDWARDIAN 1.49 Ct DIAMOND CRESCENT MOON CUPID CHERUB NECKLACE PENDANT" is in sale since Monday, February 5, 2018. This item is in the category "Jewellery & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewellery\Necklaces & Pendants". The seller is "antiquevelvetgloves-shop" and is located in London. This item can be shipped worldwide.