What a striking piece this antique Silver Operculum shell pendant is! A witchy and unique piece, this style of jewellery was all the rage in the Victorian period, instantly transporting you to a century ago.
This large pendant is a fab eye-catching piece, capturing the attention of everyone in the room. The beguiling centre just draws you in, and is actually part of a snails shell! If you love collecting unusual Victorian jewellery, this pendant is a must for you. We have added a 16" Silver chain so you can wear her straight away.
ERA: Victorian (1837-1901).
MEASUREMENTS: Chain length 16" or 40.5cm.
Pendant 28mm long x 26mm wide x 10mm deep.
Length of pendant including bale and jump ring 36mm.
MATERIALS: Sterling Silver, Operculum Shell.
HALLMARKS: Tests as Sterling Silver throughout.
EXCELLENT: This antique Silver Operculum shell pendant is in extraordinary condition for its age. Considering that the shell is a softer material, there are no signs of wear to its glossy surface. The shell is completely secure within its original settings, and the back is nice and flat so it will sit well against your neck. Overall, a stunning treasure from under the sea!