Modern Snowflake Diamond Pendant
It has been said that no two snowflakes are alike. When looking closely at falling snow, a great many different crystal shapes appear. One of the types seen is a snow crystal prism that is hexagonal in configuration.
Sure to set a twinkle in anyone’s eyes is this contemporary 18k white gold pendant designed as a complex specimen of a hexagonal snowflake. A flower with six petals of open work and mille grain decoration is captured within the six crystalline sides. Diamonds with an approximate total weight of .28 carats sparkle and shine with a burst of brilliance sure to light up the day. Accompanying the diamond-set snowflake pendant is a matched 18k white gold link chain.
Measurements: The pendant is 3/4 of an inch (2 cm) in length by 7/16 of an inch (1.1 cm) in width by 3/16 of an inch (0.4 cm) in depth. Necklace has a length of 16 inches (40.6 cm). Together they have a weight of 3.0 grams (1.9 dwt).
Hallmarks: “750” (for 18k gold) on chain and on pendant; another hallmark, possibly a butterfly.
Date & Origin: Modern and is European in origin.
Note: All diamond weights are approximate since the stones were not removed from their mounts to preserve the integrity of the setting.
Overall Scale: Small.