This heavy Silver St Christopher oval pendant is a vintage charm steeped in symbolism and history. Fully hallmarked to 1969, this pendant has a deep recognisable St Christopher engraving on the front and a vintage car engraving on the back.
According to the legend, St Christopher is the patron saint of travellers, as he helped Christ cross a difficult river. This scene is reflected within the front of the pendant, a scene that has been replicated many times in art over the centuries. This pendant has a decorative border too and unique automobile engravings on the back, making this piece all the more special!
ERA: Mid 20th Century, c.1969.
MEASUREMENTS: Pendant length including jump ring 39mm.
Pendant 33.5mm long x 23.5mm wide.
MATERIALS: Sterling Silver.
HALLMARKS: "GULD" Maker's Mark, Lion Passant, London Assay, date letter "O" for the year 1969. Tests as Sterling Silver.
EXCELLENT: This heavy Silver St Christopher oval pendant is in fantastic condition. Despite being 50 years old, the entirety of the pendant hardly shows any signs of dings, scratches or , with both sides of the pendant as crisp as can be! Not to mention, its heaviness and sturdiness promises many more years of wear too. So you can be confident that this piece can accompany you on all of life's adventures!