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Love Token Pendant -- mid 17th century

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Enamel Jewelry59 of 176Patriotic enamelled bracelet 18kt Gold Native American Head With Diaming,Ruby,& Sapphire Jewels
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Posted 3 years ago

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Amatory love token, probably English, circa 1650 - 1680, a gold pendant with two enameled love birds within a border inscribed in black enamel script: Love is a comfort.

The pendant is attached to a gem-set cross (emerald, ruby, rock crystal, pearls), enameled in vibrant colors. The pendant is enameled to both obverse and reverse.

A rare early amatory piece with much enamel still intact. It is in a later fitted case.


  1. kyratango kyratango, 3 years ago
    What to say... STUNNING ;-)
    Another drooling one. Bravo, and again, many thanks for sharing such pieces Bluboi!
  2. Zowie Zowie, 3 years ago
    Honestly no words can describe what I am thinking & feeling at the moment I knew it was nice but at closer inspection it's in another ball game. The age is another thing
  3. Bluboi Bluboi, 3 years ago
    Thank you all!
  4. BelleEpoque BelleEpoque, 3 years ago

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