A large scale sssplendid and ssstriking Victorian snake pendant modeled in gold and set with vibrant turquoise cabochons.
14k gold (tests), turquoise, new 14k gold chain
Very good - looks like the snake used to hold a pendant or locket in its mouth that is now missing
1 3/4" length including the bale, 1 3/8" width, 18" chain
1837 — 1901
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.
Serpents were the bodyguards of the ancient world.
A turquoise given by a loving hand carries with it happiness and good fortune. -Arabic proverb