This Art Deco lady portrait butterfly wing Silver pendant is such an inherently charming piece! Inlaid with a tropical blue monarch butterfly wing and exquisite hand-painted details, you can marvel at this beautiful woman's shimmering blue dress all day long.
This romantic portrait contains a well-dressed woman ready for an important affair - could it be her coming of age ball? Her bright blue butterfly wing dress is accessorized with a hand-painted pink shawl and dark orange hat. The entirety of this pendant is wrapped up in Sterling Silver, with a patent to Shipton & Co - a prestigious Art Deco jeweller.
ERA: Art Deco c.1930s
MEASUREMENTS: Pendant length including jump ring 34mm.
Pendant 28mm long x 22mm wide.
MATERIALS: Sterling Silver, Butterfly Wing.
HALLMARKS: "MADE IN ENGLAND", "STERLING SILVER", "PT 220213" on the pendant back which is the patent number for the company Shipton & Co in the Art Deco era. Tests as Sterling Silver throughout.
VERY GOOD: This Art Deco lady portrait butterfly wing Silver pendant is in superb condition throughout. The butterfly wing and portrait are all well-preserved in keeping with this pendant's charm! The Sterling Silver does show some minor signs of wear, but the Silver border is fully intact. Nevertheless, her flat back promises easy "poised" wear!