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Wonderful Victorian Pyrite Necklace

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Large and wonderful Victorian Pyrite Necklace from the late 19th Century. Once called "Fools Gold", it is mounted in graduated oval settings with "Irish harp" motif centerpiece. Pyrite is a fragile stone and was quite popular during the Victorian period. The stone is purported to have certain mystical powers as well. 1880's Ireland. 16" length. Pendant 2.5" x 1.5" across. Excellent condition.

Details

  • Creator
    Unknown
  • Of the Period
  • Place of origin
    Ireland
  • Date of manufacture
    1880
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    D 2.5 in. x L 16 in.

    D 6.35 cm x L 40.64 cm

  • Length
    16 in. (40.64 cm)
  • Seller location
    Riverdale, NY
  • Reference number
    LU461285383

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