"Rectangle Cabochon Labradorite Pendant Necklace with 1912 British India George V Silver Rupee Coin and Sterling Silver Chain"
This captivating necklace seamlessly combines a rectangle cabochon labradorite pendant with a historic 1912 British India George V Silver Rupee coin, suspended from a sterling silver chain.
The pendant measures 31.8mm in width and 61.5mm in height, making a bold yet graceful statement. The rectangular labradorite gemstone, with dimensions of 25.5mm in width and 10.2mm in height, is set in a bezel setting, allowing the stone's natural beauty to shine.
The pendant is accompanied by a genuine 1912 British India George V Silver Rupee coin. This historic coin was designed by the renowned engraver Bertram Mackennal and struck in India during the British Raj. The obverse features the crowned bust of King George V facing left, with the legend 'GEORGE V KING EMPEROR'. The reverse contains the lettering 'ONE RUPEE INDIA' and a wreath made of roses, thistle, shamrock leaves, and lotus flowers, symbolizing the connection between Great Britain and India. This particular coin is composed of 91.7% silver.
The necklace is secured with a handcrafted toggle clasp, providing both functionality and a touch of craftsmanship.
With a length of 21 inches, this necklace is designed to elegantly grace the neckline.
The labradorite gemstone, with its mesmerizing play of colors, adds an ethereal and mystical quality to the pendant.
British India George V Silver Rupee Coin:
The 1912 British India George V Silver Rupee coin, weighing 11.66 grams and with a diameter of 30.50mm, is a piece of history that adds cultural significance to the necklace.
Designed by Edgar Bertram Mackennal, this coin is a tangible link to the British Raj era, showcasing the artistry of the time.
This necklace is a harmonious blend of natural beauty, historical significance, and masterful craftsmanship, making it a distinctive and meaningful piece of jewelry.
Necklace Length: 21 inches
Pendant Measures: 31.8mm W x 61.5 mm H
Gemstone Measures(Labradorite): 25.5mm W x 10.2 mm H