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Victorian Turquoise & Pearl Perpetual Calendar

$2,400

This elaborate pendant is designed to be a keeper of time in perpetuity. One side is studded with a tiny turquoise cabochon and indicates the calendar month and day, the number of hours of daylight, and the time of the sunrise and sunset. The reverse is engraved with the days of the week. Each disc rotates independently for ultra precise calendar-keeping.

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  • Materials

    14k gold (tests), sterling silver, 2mm split pearl, 2mm turquoise cabochon, new 14k gold chain

  • Age

    c. 1880

  • Condition

    Very good

  • Size

    1" length including the bale, 3/4" diameter, 18" chain

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18371901

please note:Terms of Sale

Antiques can be returned unworn and in original condition within 10 days of delivery for an exchange or refund minus the cost of shipping. Once a piece has been altered, including ring re-sizing, it is FINAL SALE.

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