An amusing gold and enamel pendant modelled as a cat in a boot
the boot of translucent red enamel on a streaked ground made in imitation of leather folds, the cat of opaque enamel in white, black, blue and pink, with illegible marks
height 2cm, ¾in.
With a pin head chip on the cat's head, to the metal. A small area of restoration just under the cat's nose, and to the toe and heel of the boot, visible under UV light. Otherwise in good order.
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