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14K Gold Victorian Enamel Pheasant Charm with Pearls

This charming small pheasant charm is a lovely antique from the Victorian era. It is made impeccably with a 14 karat gold back, and hand painted enamel. The multicolored pheasant is beautifully made, as as most jewelry at the time. The detail is superb, with a milky white pearl on each of the bird's claws. It's the small details like these that make this piece so special. The vibrant colors of the enamel are in great condition for their age. Birds were a popular motif of the Victorian era, and they often symbolized friendship and love. The pheasant specifically has been a symbol of luck for many centuries. 

The pheasant charm measures approximately 2 inches by 1/2 an inch. it weighs 2.4 grams. The two pearls are approximately 1.5mm each. This charm is ready to hang on the chain of your choice. A lovey gift for a bird enthusiast.

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