Presented here is a very unusual 18 K Solid Gold pendant, dating back to the 1931, with rare and unusual features as follows :
a) It has measurements of 27 x 18 mm - without bail - and is pointed oval.
b) Its weight is 3.46 grams
c) It is made using the “Plique-à-jour” technique : Plique-à-jour (French for "letting in daylight") is a vitreous enameling technique where the enamel is applied in cells, similar to cloisonné, but with no backing in the final product, so light can shine through the transparent or translucent enamel.
d) The pendant is high relief and made in France. It represents the Virgin Mary in profile, crowned with a light blue halo . Enamel is in 4 colors Red, Blue, aqua and mauve.
e) It is hallmarked with the Eagle's head which is the French hallmark for 18K Gold.
f) It has a reverse with a date inscribed : 13.04.1931 which specifically dates it.
g) It is signed SAM GRUN which stands for Samuel Grün 1869 - ? who was a French painter and medal engraver of Estonian Origin, born in Tallinn, Estonia: He worked in Paris as well as in London and some of his work is exposed at the London Royal Academy.
Pictures have been taken so that the beautiful Plique-à-jour effect is well seen.
The chain in the picture is NOT gold but Gold plated. It is also vintage but very probably dates back to the 1950's . It is included as a gift in the offer.
This very rare item is highly attractive and extremely well done. In an exceptional as new condition it is definitely a unique heirloom.
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