A beautifully detailed Victorian fox crouched atop a fiery garnet heart. The pair fit so well together it seems like they were always one, but the heart predates the fox by a couple of decades. At some point in history, a visionary soul decided to combine them to make this pendant.
14k gold fox (tests), 10k gold bezel (tests), 3/4" x 1/2" pear shaped garnet cabochon, new 14k gold chain
c. 1860 heart, c. 1880 fox
Very good - the fox and heart were paired together at some point in time
1 1/4" length including the bale, 5/8" at the widest point, 18" chain
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1837 — 1901
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The double-clefted heart icon was born in the Middle Ages.