A delightful little sparkly Victorian Venetian glass fob ornament in the shape of a bean. The 'lucky bean' was a favored fob shape in the Victorian era, worn as an amulet for good luck, endurance and longevity.
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The glass bean is glossy white glass swirled with emerald green, black and sparkling aventurine, The glittering aventurine adds a perfect touch of sparkle.
The suspension fittings are a gilded alloy metal.
The glass bean measures .7 x .35 inches (17 x 9mm) and is approximately 4mm in thickness. The drop from the chain is 23mm.
Presented on a new 18 inch or 45.5cm chain in 14ct gold fill, stamped to the clasp. Photograph 2 shows the pendant and chain on a life size torso.
Age: mid-late 1800s
Weight: 7 grams
Condition: Very, very good. The original fixative around the bail has darkened (visible in the greatly magnified images, not noticeable when worn but mentioned for accuracy). No chips or scratches to the highly polished glass.
Such a sweet little pendant with just the right amount of sparkle.
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