Victorian Revival 14kt Gold, Ruby, and Diamond Maltese Cross Pendant/Brooch, c. 1940s, centering a cushion-cut ruby and old mine-cut diamonds, black tracery enamel accents, lg. 1 3/8 in.
Ruby is pinkish red, chips to gridle. Diamonds are lively, overall clean under magnification with inclusions. Minor overall wear with age.
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