Early Russian Gold Cross Pendant, Moscow, 1860s
A rare Russian gold cross from the Romanov era, period of Tsar Alexander II, in 14k gold, the front decorated with a guilloché or engine turned pattern centring a pearl, the reverse of polished gold.
Moscow, 1868, hallmarked, chain not included.
Cross measures 1 5/8 in. (4.1 cm.) long, including outer ring; 7/8 in. (2.2 cm.) across.