Gold-tone enameled scarab pendant with chain
24 Kt gold-plated brass scarab necklace. The scarab is enameled. The enamel is painted on the object by hand and then flame strenghthened to ensure durability and to prevent chipping. The scarab is hollowed inside so it feels very light on your neck. The back of the pendant is flat and smooth and lays comfortably against your skin or clothes.
This necklace can be worn long or double-wrapped to make it shorter. Best with casual look, it could also be worn with a cocktail dress to give your outfit an edgier feel.
- 24 Kt gold-plated brass
- Pendant length 2.5", width 1.5"
- Chain length 17"
- Lobster clasp
- Made in Italy
The the Animal Collection consists of jewelry pieces handcrafted by various artists in Italy and France. Each item has been individually created with meticulous attention to detail at every stage of the process.
The use of symbolism has been an important part of adornment since the ancient times. Animals were often used as amulets for both their protective and special ability features. Scarabs were an important amulet in ancient Egypt, Nubia and Syria as a symbol of regeneration and rebirth. In jewelry, scarab brings protection, luck and vitality to the wearer.