Vintage Leda and the Swan Necklace
Such a beauty brings to mind the legend of Leda and the Swan, wherein the Greek god Zeus takes the form of a swan to seduce Leda. This legendary one-of-a-kind necklace is handcrafted in our NYC studio and incorporates antique Victorian onyx and celluloid elements c 1900, beautifully enameled French brass set with paste c 1890, a brass swan vintage stamping c 1950, sterling silver elements c 1930, all paired with an antique Victorian brass stamped book chain c 1910 adorned with black beading and paste elements. Elegance incarnate.
Brass, Gold-tone plated Brass, Enamel, Sterling Silver, Glass Beads, Onyx, Celluloid.
18" with a 1" extender, bib is 4 1/4" at longest.