Kirsten's Corner Jewelry
Victorian 14K Gold & Pearls Swallow Bird Charm
A lovely little 14 karat gold swallow charm, decorated with seed pearls on its body, wings, and eye. This small bird is a favorite of Victorian era jewelry and symbolism; the swallow is known as the bird that mates for life, making this the quintessential symbol of eternal love. The swallow measures approximately 1/2 x 5/8 inches. The romantic charm is stylized and the bird has superb long wings; its body is made up of slender lines and curves. The pearls were often symbols of tears, also representing tenderness and femininity. This charm is a fine example of Victorian era jewelry. It is ready to hang on a chain of your choice.