ANTIQUE VICTORIAN TURQUOISE SNAKE HEAD SNAPPER RUBY EYES 18CT GOLD CIRCA 1900. ANTIQUE VICTORIAN TURQUOISE SNAKE HEAD SNAPPER.
RUBY EYES 18CT GOLD CIRCA 1900. An exquisite antique Victorian snake head decorated with Turquoise stone scales and Ruby. The piece is a snapper clasp and was once part of a necklace with the detachable.Tongue forming one end of the clasp which slots into the mouth. Popular in Victorian times and represented love, loyalty and friendship coinciding with the. Full flowering of the Romantic Movement. The piece is all 18ct Yellow Gold with beautiful. Engraved patterning on the underside. This would look fabulous adoring a new necklace. Or re-purposed as a pendant or ring. MEASURES: 19mm across x 36mm down x 13mm depth. One small chipped stone at the front.
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Should you wish to view an item please provide 48hrs notice enabling us to collect from our secure vault. The item "ANTIQUE VICTORIAN TURQUOISE SNAKE HEAD SNAPPER RUBY EYES 18CT GOLD CIRCA 1900" is in sale since Monday, March 25, 2019. This item is in the category "Jewellery & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewellery\Vintage Fine Jewellery\Victorian (1837-1901)". The seller is "laurelle_ltd" and is located in Lancaster Business Park, Lancaster. This item can be shipped worldwide.