Roman Glass and Silver Necklace with Garnet Gem
This delightful pendant is a fantastic example of Roman glass jewelry at its very best. A combination of historic glass and sterling silver, this is a unique piece of jewelry.
The very combination of materials which form this exquisite pendant makes this a special item of Israeli jewelry in its own right. The frame is comprised of a beautifully patterned sterling silver, which provides form and shape to a glittering gem within. The centerpiece of this pendant is formed from nothing less than a solid shimmering green colored piece of Roman glass. This portion of glass dates back around 2,000 years, which is not only testament to the quality of material, but also makes this piece of Israeli jewelry a truly historic item. Found in Israel, this Roman glass was the product of new methods of glass production, pioneered by the Romans on a mass scale.
But this piece of jewelry is also an item of beauty in its own right. The simple and yet striking shape, make it an eye-catching pendant, which is worthy of a place in any jewelry collection.
- Size (cm): 27.88x17.73 mm. ,TRI 16.56x13.13,RD 1.71 mm.
- Size (Inch): 1.1 x 0.7