ANTIQUE VICTORIAN ENGLISH SILVER GILT SNAKE & ORB PENDANT CHARM c1880

ANTIQUE VICTORIAN ENGLISH SILVER GILT SNAKE & ORB PENDANT CHARM c1880
ANTIQUE VICTORIAN ENGLISH SILVER GILT SNAKE & ORB PENDANT CHARM c1880
ANTIQUE VICTORIAN ENGLISH SILVER GILT SNAKE & ORB PENDANT CHARM c1880
ANTIQUE VICTORIAN ENGLISH SILVER GILT SNAKE & ORB PENDANT CHARM c1880
ANTIQUE VICTORIAN ENGLISH SILVER GILT SNAKE & ORB PENDANT CHARM c1880

ANTIQUE VICTORIAN ENGLISH SILVER GILT SNAKE & ORB PENDANT CHARM c1880
A lovely antique English silver gilt pendant / charm; beautifully modelled in 3d as a snake guarding an orb. It hangs beautifully and is a great size, and has a fully matching thick silver gilt bale ring for hanging. With detailed head and tail, the serpent is one of the oldest mythological features and represents fertility and eternal life among other things. It dates from around 1880/90 and is in excellent, fully wearable condition throughout, with no loss or damage. It weighs 6.1 grams and measures 1.25 x 0.75 inches total drop. The final photo shows it with a US penny (1 cent) coin for scale, which measures 19 mm / ¾ of an inch diameter. What’s more, I offer layaway deals so there’s no need to let any of my listings slip through your fingers – just ask! The item “ANTIQUE VICTORIAN ENGLISH SILVER GILT SNAKE & ORB PENDANT CHARM c1880″ is in sale since Thursday, July 25, 2019. This item is in the category “Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Necklaces & Pendants”. The seller is “victoriousantiquejewellery” and is located in Sale. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United Kingdom
  • Style: Pendant
  • Metal Purity: Sterling
  • Metal: Silver gilt
  • Era: Victorian
  • Antique: Yes
  • Jewelry Department: Fine

ANTIQUE VICTORIAN ENGLISH SILVER GILT SNAKE & ORB PENDANT CHARM c1880