Victorian Revivalist Owl Necklace

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Charming Victorian Revivalist Owl Necklace from the late 19th Century. Charming owl motif which signified knowledge and wisdom, rendered as a beautifully detailed gold bird on branch within a blue enameled cup, bordered with white enamel and etruscan gold detailing. A hair locket which can be opened, is on the obverse. The pendant in 15K gold has been assembled with a period chain of 9K gold. 1870's UK. 2" x .8" wide. Chain 18.5".
Excellent condition.

Details

  • Creator
    Unknown
  • Of the Period
    Victorian
  • Place of Origin
    United Kingdom
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    2 in. H x 0.8 in. W x 18.5 in. L
    5 cm H x 2 cm W x 47 cm L
  • Length
    18.5 in. (47 cm)
  • Seller Location
    New York, NY
  • Reference Number
    LU401299093
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