Serpentine Pendant Necklace from The Met Museum


This striking pendant showcases a sinuous snake motif derived from the finial on a rare silver wine cup in The Met collection. Made in Britain about 1565, the handsome cup bears the maker’s mark of Affabel Partridge, who worked as goldsmith to Queen Elizabeth I from about 1558-78. Partridge’s work is distinguished by its rich decoration and fine quality. Crafted in 14K vermeil, our stylish pendant necklace features a 16″ chain with a 2 1/4″ extender.

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