Medusa Yellow Gold Coin Necklace

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Stop them in their tracks with the arresting gaze of our Medusa necklace. Fashioned in yellow gold this coin pendant hangs on a fine trace chain. The reverse side features a standing bull with an olive branch at its feet.
Wear this unique necklace on its own or layered with others for a relaxed bohemian feel.

The myth of Medusa is characterised by paradox, both in terms of her actual stare, which turned men to stone, and in the interpretations that have been given to it. The fascination that she exerts arises from a combination of beauty and fear. Her head was used, in Ancient times, as an apotropaic mask - a talisman to ward off bad luck and the 'evil eye'.

Crafted in solid 18k yellow gold.
Pendant measures: 14mm
Chain length: 18 inches
Lobster clasp fastening

Handmade in London, England.

Details

  • Creator
    Crucible London
  • Of the Period
    Contemporary
  • Place of Origin
    United Kingdom
  • Date of Manufacture
    2016
  • Period
    21st Century
  • Metal
    18k Gold
  • Condition
    As New. This necklace has been handcrafted in London and is in perfect condition.
  • Dimensions
    18 in. L
    46 cm L
  • Length
    18 in. (46 cm)
  • Weight
    6.8g
  • Dealer Location
    London, United Kingdom
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU27021908393
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