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Price: $30.00
Member Price: $27.00

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Description

The shapes and decorative motifs on our Red Heart Pendant were developed from a design for an engraved niello ornament that appears in a Renaissance book in the Museum's collection.

24K gold overlay. Hand enameled. Pendant: 7/8''L x 1''W. Chain: 18''L.

  • 24K gold overlay
  • Hand enameled
  • Chain: 18''LPendant: 7/8''L x 1''W

Art History

Niellothe use of an alloy filling engraved areas that when heated and polished contrasted with the metal outlineswas especially popular during the Renaissance and later with Dutch engravers of the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. It became fashionable again during the Victorian era, offering a preview of the ornate motifs and fluid lines of Art Nouveau.

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Description

The shapes and decorative motifs on our Red Heart Pendant were developed from a design for an engraved niello ornament that appears in a Renaissance book in the Museum's collection.

24K gold overlay. Hand enameled. Pendant: 7/8''L x 1''W. Chain: 18''L.





  • 24K gold overlay
  • Hand enameled
  • Chain: 18''LPendant: 7/8''L x 1''W




Art History

Niellothe use of an alloy filling engraved areas that when heated and polished contrasted with the metal outlineswas especially popular during the Renaissance and later with Dutch engravers of the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. It became fashionable again during the Victorian era, offering a preview of the ornate motifs and fluid lines of Art Nouveau.


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