Antique Vintage Deco Retro 925 Sterling Silver Red Onyx Rope Twist Pendant 16.1g

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Antique Vintage Deco Retro 925 Sterling Silver Red Onyx Rope Twist Pendant 16.1g
Antique Vintage Deco Retro 925 Sterling Silver Red Onyx Rope Twist Pendant 16.1g
Antique Vintage Deco Retro 925 Sterling Silver Red Onyx Rope Twist Pendant 16.1g
Antique Vintage Deco Retro 925 Sterling Silver Red Onyx Rope Twist Pendant 16.1g

Antique Vintage Deco Retro 925 Sterling Silver Red Onyx Rope Twist Pendant 16.1g
We have similar Onyx and Retro items, which would pair nicely with this piece, for sale this week. Listing Description by: Cait P. Age Circa: Retro C. Markings: Unmarked, tested, and guaranteed. Country of Origin: Unknown. Gram Weight: 16.1 grams. Length: 24.95 mm. Width: 17.15 mm. Color: semi-translucent red hue. Accent Stone Measurements/Color. Stone Treatment: The stone(s) appear to be untreated, but we are not certified gemologists. Stone(s) have been tested and guaranteed using a professional Presidium Duo refractive, heat, and hardness tester. Stone Cuts: Polished cabochon. Length, including the bale: 1.95. Bale opening: 7.9 mm long by 5.95 mm wide. Closure/Clasp Type: Standard bale. Pendant Type: Drop pendant. Handmade during the Retro period of the Art Deco era. Features a beautiful red onyx stone which is semi-translucent. Please reference the third photo provided above for a staged example of the stone’s translucency. The stone is surrounded by rope twist motifs and granulated beads. Completed with a standard bale. Damage: Age appropriate wear. This listing is for the item only. Retro jewelry was produced during the 1940s and 1950s and was representative of the bold and changing world that emerged from the Second World War. Retro jewelry is not only illustrative of the energetic and modernizing styles of the 40s and 50s, but it incorporated the elegance and luxury of jewelry styles past. Retro jewelry can frequently be found composed of bright gold, gold alloys, and silver as the wartime put a restriction on the use of platinum. These designs are vibrant and beautiful and are a gorgeous example of the style of the rapidly evolving world. Onyx is a chalcedony quartz gemstone that is found all over the world. It usually has a fine texture and black color; however, some onyx also displays colored bands or ribbons against a black or brown background. Red onyx is quite rare and desirable and is also known as sardonyx. Onyx that has a deep green shade is known as Brazilian green onyx and is very rare. It became a popular stone for sculpture and jewelry in the 1920s and 1930s. The name comes from the Greek word onyx which means nail of a finger or claw. The word onyx comes from the Greek word???? ” which can be translated as “nail of a finger or claw. In Greco-Roman myth, the goddess of beauty, Aphrodite, lay sleeping when Eros cut her fingernails and left the clippings scattered on the ground. Because no part of a heavenly body can die, the gods turned them into stone which later became known as onyx. This item is in the category “Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Necklaces & Pendants”. The seller is “abeautifultimeco” and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Modified Item: No
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: Unknown
  • Style: Pendant
  • Metal Purity: .925
  • Main Stone: Onyx
  • Metal: Sterling Silver
  • Jewelry Department: Fine
  • Type: Pendant
  • Brand: Unbranded

Antique Vintage Deco Retro 925 Sterling Silver Red Onyx Rope Twist Pendant 16.1g

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