Victorian Entwined Snake on Natural Pearl

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Wonderful Victorian Snake on naturally formed tooth pearl brooch. Highly unusual, lovely design and quality. Snakes represented the eternity of love in the 19th Century.
Set in 14K gold with a diamond in snake's head. Can be worn as pendant off chain as well. 1870's France. Great tie or lapel pin for guys as well. 1.3" x .3".
Signed by unknown jeweler, C.F. Bellac.

Details

  • Designer
    C.F. Bellac
  • Place of Origin
    France
  • Period
    1870-1879
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    0.3 in. W x 1.3 in. L
    1 cm W x 3 cm L
  • Length
    1.3 in. (3 cm)
  • Seller Location
    New York, NY
  • Reference Number
    LU461842963
About the Seller

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Located in New York, NY

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