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Victorian Micro Mosaic Pendant Necklace

SKU

90-1-13123

$5,850.00
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ABOUT THIS NECKLACE

Intricately rendered in tiny micromosaic tesserae, a colorful fine-feathered friend is comfortably nestled within a bed of roses and other flowers, in this delightful Italianate lavalière necklace dating back to the mid-to-latter-19th century and equipped on the reverse with an open display locket (currently housing the golden locks from a distant dearly departed). A rare and ravishing work of wearable art finely hand fabricated in warmly burnished 18K yellow gold. The three-piece pendant measures 2 3/4 inches, the original Victorian chain measures 16 inches.

Details

Materials:
18 Karat Yellow Gold
Length:
2 7/8 Inch
Width:
1 inch
Height:
1/4 Inch
Chain Length:
17 Inch
Gram Weight:
24.2 Grams
Period:
Victorian

About Victorian Jewelry

The eclectic Victorians didn’t limit themselves when it came to motifs and themes—if it struck their fancy, they turned it into jewelry. Sweet and sentimental with a distinct romantic streak, Victorian gems expanded upon their Georgian predecessors. The array of styles that blossomed (sometimes quite literally) during this era endure to this day.

Jewelry Care

As with anything of value, especially sentimental value, taking good care of your vintage and antique jewelry from Lang will enhance its beauty and extend its lifespan. We encourage you to have your jewelry checked and cleaned by us or by your trusted local jeweler every six months, to ensure that each piece is in good wearable condition with all gemstones in place. It’s not uncommon for stones to loosen over time, and it’s much easier to tighten a loose stone than to replace a lost one! As stated in our Repair Policy, we strongly recommend that you allow us to perform any repairs, since our jewelers are specialists in restoring vintage and antique jewelry.

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