Victorian Revivalist Owl Pendant

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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
  • Date of Manufacture
    1870
  • Period
    1870-1879
  • Metal
    9k Gold
    14k Gold
  • Condition
    Excellent. Item has not been overcleaned. .
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
    Dimensions
    0.8 in. W x 2 in. L
    2 cm W x 5 cm L
  • Diameter
    18.5
  • Length
    2 in. (5 cm)
  • Seller Location
    New York, NY
  • Reference Number
    LU461299073
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