An antique Victorian Flaming Heart Pendant/ Brooch by Carl Faberge, St. Petersburg, Russia, ca. 1897. The heart shaped pendant is highlighted with 2 fancy colored yellow brown Old European cut diamonds (0.61 & 0.65 ct) in yellow gold collect settings , surrounded by white diamonds pave set in silver over rose gold. The yellow flame over the <3 is se with a cabochon drop shaped ruby.
Peter Carl Faberge was one of the most famous jewelers in history, best known for the magnificent jeweled Easter eggs that he created for the Russian royal family. Pictured here: Faberge jewelry made in St. Petersburg.