Antique jewelry for the modern world
movable abacus 14k gold and plastic bead charm
We love a charm with movement and this vintage 14k yellow gold abacus is a fun find. Colorful plastic beads move on the wires, so it works as a real counting machine.
Abaci are so old, historians don't know exactly when or where they were first invented. This one, from circa the 1950s, is a miniature and wearable version of ancient technology.
A sweet and colorful charm to add to your charm bracelet, wear as a necklace, earring, or stacked with your favorite pieces.
How do you want to wear your new charm? Choose a 16” or 18” chain or just the charm itself.
Items purchased at 25% off in our Spring Sale can not be returned or refunded
- Style number: R993
- Vintage, circa 1950s-1970s
- 14k yellow gold
- Plastic beads 3 mm round each
- Height 0.96" with bale, width 0.57", depth 0.13"
- Great vintage condition- wear consistent with age and use
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