This Georgian 18ct Gold Coral dragon charm is adorable! Crafted from natural and undyed Coral, this charm is a product of the early 19th century, with a characterful cheeky grin and languid body.
Coral charms like this widely circulated around Southern Italy, and were worn as good luck charms and talismans to ward off evil. This mythological and magical beast was likely picked up by a young gentleman on his grand tour, and today he is ready to be worn in the 21st century.
ERA: Late Georgian, c.1830.
MEASUREMENTS: Coral charm 31mm long x 7mm wide.
Pendant length including jump ring 36mm.
MATERIALS: Solid 18ct Gold, Natural Undyed Coral.
HALLMARKS: Tests as solid 18ct Gold jump ring.
EXCELLENT: This Georgian 18ct Gold Coral dragon charm is in fab condition. The Coral is a lovely and cheerful colour, and perfectly smooth with no signs of chips. The charm is attached to a solid 18ct Gold jump ring, so you can easily thread through a fine chain or attach it onto an antique split ring. This pendant will certainly bring you plenty of joy!