Tiffany & Co. Antique Necklace, circa 1880
Tiffany & Co antique pendant/fob depicting Perseus son of Zeus, slayer of Medusa and protector of the Good (in this case a mother and child). He is shielding them from the rigors of life in this world.
Silver, gold and a virgin carnelian seal, this figural piece is a detailed example of Tiffany's work when they were at Union Square, circa 1880. While it bears no marks it is in an original fitted box from Tiffany & Co., Union Square, New York.
The piece measured 1.5 inches in length and is shown also on a contemporary gold chain. All items sold are gift wrapped and are accompanied by a detailed appraisal by our gemologist, as well as all original GIA certificates, if specified in listing. As always, we guarantee all of pieces, forever.