She wasn’t sure she was going to meet him. They said one year, same time, same place. She wore the necklace he bought her on a whim, she liked the way it looked with her eyes. She was early, starting to doubt she was even the right place. There are a lot of cafes in Barcelona. She went to the bar for an espresso while she waited impatiently, nervously tapping her sandals on the cobblestone. She turned to find a seat and saw him in the doorway, with that leather jacket, that grin, and that thick wavy dark hair.
This antique Edwardian gold, turquoise, and pearl pendant was handcrafted in Birmingham, England in 1907. It features a graceful Art Nouveau design with a pear-shaped turquoise at the center and a natural pearl drop. The turquoise measures 10 x 5 x 2.5 mm and is cabochon cut. It’s a robin’s egg blue color with light brown matrices throughout. The pearl is a creamy white lustrous color that measures 7 x 5 x 3.4 mm. Overall, this piece weighs 2.5 grams and measures 49 x 22 x 4.5 mm. It is fully hallmarked and bears the gold purity marks, “9” and “.375”, the anchor for Birmingham, and the date letter, “h”.
This beautiful necklace is for the risk takers, the turquoise lovers, and the espresso sippers.
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Up until the 18th century, the Amethyst was considered to be amongst the cardinal gems, along side diamond, sapphire, ruby and emerald. For a time it's wear was reserved only for royalty and the rich purple color has long been associated with nobility. This fantastic pendant boasts a rich purple stone with a deep velvety feel, it makes you understand why Royalty used to claim this most regal of stone all to itself!
Hand crafted in 9 karat gold with a 15 karat bale, this lovely pendant would have taken a skilled jeweler quite a while to make, the gorgeous scalloped frame and beautifully matched and set pearls are simply inspired. The pendant is set with 42 creamy half pearls with a pinkish undertone in the nacre. The amethyst is an oval faceted cut which measures 15.5 mm x 11 mm x 9 mm deep and weighs approximately 8.13 carats. Overall the pendant is 33 mm long including the bale, 21 mm wide at the widest point and 9 mm deep and weighs 4.3 grams. It is not hallmarked but has been carefully acid tested to verify content.
This is a fantastically regal pendant which would look equally wonderful on a chain or simple black cord and could be worn with anything from blue-jeans to ball-gowns!
I offer layaway on most items purchased for full retail price. In general my layaway terms are 1/3 down and 1/3 in 30 days and the last 1/3 in 60 days. I am flexible so if you are interested please ask me and we can work out a payment plan that suits you. Items ship when payment is complete and items purchased or payments made on layaway are eligible for store credit only.
I always want you to be happy with every aspect of your purchase. If you are not completely satisfied for any reason simply let me know and we'll work together to get the item returned for a full refund. I guarantee that my pictures and descriptions are as accurate as possible. My goal is to exceed your best expectations!