Antique Gold and Diamond Pendant/Brooch, c. 1860-70, the cross set with old mine-cut diamonds, approx. total wt. 2.50 cts., lg. 1 1/4 in.
Provenance: The descendants of Alice Larkin Toulmin.
Note: Alice Larkin Toulmin famously restored her grandfather's early 19th century home in Monterey, California. The Larkin House is now a museum and considered the prototype for Monterey Colonial architecture.
Tests for 18kt.
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