Vintage Knight's Helmet Charm with Dragon Finial & Moving Visor in 18k Gold

$ 1,850.00 

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Poor Mouchette | Curated Antique Jewelry, Vintage Jewelry & Engagement Rings | Portland, Oregon | A very cool, extra-large, vintage charm, modeled as a medieval knight's helmet, in 18k yellow gold. This helmet is especially beautiful— its hand-pierced visor is fashioned with a moving grill, its finial is a three-dimensional, winged dragon with a plume-like tail, and its collar is embellished with earth-mined gemstones (eight rubies and a central blue sapphire).
Poor Mouchette | Curated Antique Jewelry, Vintage Jewelry & Engagement Rings | Portland, Oregon | A very cool, extra-large, vintage charm, modeled as a medieval knight's helmet, in 18k yellow gold. This helmet is especially beautiful— its hand-pierced visor is fashioned with a moving grill, its finial is a three-dimensional, winged dragon with a plume-like tail, and its collar is embellished with earth-mined gemstones (eight rubies and a central blue sapphire).
Poor Mouchette | Curated Antique Jewelry, Vintage Jewelry & Engagement Rings | Portland, Oregon | A very cool, extra-large, vintage charm, modeled as a medieval knight's helmet, in 18k yellow gold. This helmet is especially beautiful— its hand-pierced visor is fashioned with a moving grill, its finial is a three-dimensional, winged dragon with a plume-like tail, and its collar is embellished with earth-mined gemstones (eight rubies and a central blue sapphire).

A very cool, extra-large, vintage charm, modeled as a medieval knight's helmet, in 18k yellow gold. This helmet is especially beautiful its hand-pierced visor is fashioned with a moving grill, its finial is a three-dimensional, winged dragon with a plume-like tail, and its collar is embellished with earth-mined gemstones (eight rubies and a central blue sapphire). It is decorated, all-over, with a base layer of fine, sparkling, Buccellati-esque, linear engraving. Curling baroque forms and further engraved details sit atop this glittering base. This is the nicest helmet charm we have ever seen its construction is fine, weighty, and the details are exceptional! This helmet would make a wonderful talisman for a gallant, virtuous soul, or for anyone who is out there fighting the good fight! 

Marked 750 for purity. This pendant hangs from an oversized bail. This wears well on a heavy bracelet or long chain.

Materials

18k gold
Ruby
Sapphire

Age

c. 1960 - 1970

Dimensions

Total drop measures approx 38 mm (about 1 1/2"); measures approx 18.2 mm at the widest point; depth is 23.2 mm at the deepest point; weight is approx 16.4 grams.

Poor Mouchette | Curated Antique Jewelry, Vintage Jewelry & Engagement Rings | Portland, Oregon | A very cool, extra-large, vintage charm, modeled as a medieval knight's helmet, in 18k yellow gold. This helmet is especially beautiful— its hand-pierced visor is fashioned with a moving grill, its finial is a three-dimensional, winged dragon with a plume-like tail, and its collar is embellished with earth-mined gemstones (eight rubies and a central blue sapphire).
Poor Mouchette | Curated Antique Jewelry, Vintage Jewelry & Engagement Rings | Portland, Oregon | A very cool, extra-large, vintage charm, modeled as a medieval knight's helmet, in 18k yellow gold. This helmet is especially beautiful— its hand-pierced visor is fashioned with a moving grill, its finial is a three-dimensional, winged dragon with a plume-like tail, and its collar is embellished with earth-mined gemstones (eight rubies and a central blue sapphire).
Poor Mouchette | Curated Antique Jewelry, Vintage Jewelry & Engagement Rings | Portland, Oregon | A very cool, extra-large, vintage charm, modeled as a medieval knight's helmet, in 18k yellow gold. This helmet is especially beautiful— its hand-pierced visor is fashioned with a moving grill, its finial is a three-dimensional, winged dragon with a plume-like tail, and its collar is embellished with earth-mined gemstones (eight rubies and a central blue sapphire).