For your consideration is a rare and important FABERGE Gold Diamond and Ruby Russian Imperial Eagle Gemset Red Cross Hardstone Pendant. Featuring natural old mine / rose diamond and table cut rubies.
Hand-chased 56 gold 14K Imperial eagle is affixed to a circular black onyx hardstone base. Imperial eagle at center gemset with a diamond and ruby. Gemset rubies in yellow gold in the form of a Red Cross. This authentic FABERGE Jeton is hallmarked in multiple locations, including bales and bottom Imperial eagle pendant.
Pendant is signed KF for Carl Faberge and bears the 56 Imperial Russian gold zolotniks stamp for St. Weight is 8.38 gram. Diameter of circular pendant is 21mm.Cross Measures 10.5mm x 10.5mm, not including loops / bails.