Early Victorian 14 karat yellow gold Watch Fob with Moonstone.
Beautiful old patina on the hand made rope & rounded horn and flower surrounding the moonstone.
Fob measures 1 3/8 ” wide x 3/8″ – 1/8″ in diameter.
Fob measures 5/8 ” from the top of the ring to bottom of the horn.
Moonstone measures 5.00 m.m. in diameter.
Fob weights 4.42 grams.
Circa: 1860 – 1880
Wear commensurate with age and use.
**short ribbon or chain attached to a watch and hanging out of the pocket in which the watch is kept; the term can also refer to ornaments hung at the end of such a ribbon or chain. Until World War I and the development of the wristwatch, most watches designed for men had to be carried in the pocket