Edwardian Pearl and Garnet Swallow Necklace

$1,250.00
About Details
The migration of the swallow is an early sign of spring in the northern hemisphere, the seasonal bird represents a return of the sun and the planting season and as such it is associated with love, luck, and abundance. This golden Edwardian swallow is rendered in mid flight, the span of its wings and the column of its body are detailed with seed pearls, its eyes are made of purplish-red garnet cabochons. Hangs from a new 18" 14k gold chain.

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  • Materials: 14k gold (tests), 24 seed pearls, 2 1mm garnets
  • Age: c. 1900
  • Condition: Excellent
  • Size: 7/8" not including the bale, 7/8" wingspan, 18" chain
  • Location: To see this necklace in person please visit our shop in Boerum HIll, Brooklyn.
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About Details
The migration of the swallow is an early sign of spring in the northern hemisphere, the seasonal bird represents a return of the sun and the planting season and as such it is associated with love, luck, and abundance. This golden Edwardian swallow is rendered in mid flight, the span of its wings and the column of its body are detailed with seed pearls, its eyes are made of purplish-red garnet cabochons. Hangs from a new 18" 14k gold chain.

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  • Materials: 14k gold (tests), 24 seed pearls, 2 1mm garnets
  • Age: c. 1900
  • Condition: Excellent
  • Size: 7/8" not including the bale, 7/8" wingspan, 18" chain
  • Location: To see this necklace in person please visit our shop in Boerum HIll, Brooklyn.
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