Badge Golden Fleecenecklace Size: 4 x 3 cm
Silver, marcasites, peridot
The knights of the Order of the Golden Fleece wore beside their golden neck chains also so-called badges for private purposes. Mainly in the 18th century such badges were set with diamonds and other precious stones. Inspired from the top part of the badge (ca. 1870/90) from the Imperial Treasury Vienna a brooch pendant was designed.
The pendant can also be used as a brooch, peridot necklace included