Victorian 18k yellow gold lapis necklace. On the western coast of Italy, Victorians discovered ancient Etruscan tombs (dating from 700 – 300 B.C.) containing beautiful, intricate jewelry made of rich yellow gold in a design that had never been seen before. A frenzy for Etruscan-inspired jewelry ensued and this stunning, hand fabricated pendant would have been very fashionable and highly sought after during this time.This strikingly beautiful antique Victorian pendant is delicately ornamented with intricate granulation, featuring a sizable, deep rich blue lapis lazuli cabochon. The pendant suspends from a 17.25 inch chain with a barrel style clasp.
Walton's Jewelry offers, and encourages, frequent complimentary inspection and cleaning for the life of your jewelry. In the event that a repair needs to be made, we can take care of that, too! Here are some helpful tips to extend the life of your heirloom jewelry:
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When you're not wearing your jewelry, store it in a clean, dry, room temperature, safe place. Avoid tossing it in a drawer where the gems could get scratched or damaged.
Have your jewelry professionally cleaned and checked as often as you'd like, but we recommend every 4-6 months.