Antique jewelry for the modern world
envelope and love letter 18k gold and sapphire necklace
An exceptional and romantic piece, this vintage necklace is a treasured find. Made in the form of a classic envelope shape from lush 18 karat yellow gold. The front hinges open to reveal a removable love letter. In the interior base of the envelope a little spring helps the letter pop up when opened. Hand engraved the letter reads "To June, All my love, always Howard". The exterior of the envelope has a textured finish and the envelope seal ends with a bezel set sapphire cabochon measuring approximately 2.75 mm.
It hangs on a contemporary 18 inch 14k gold chain with flat links that add sparkle and moves with the wearer.
This incredibly romantic piece is a love letter for the ages. Wear it on its own or pair with other favorite necklaces.
- Style number: R1241
- Vintage, circa 1930s-1960s
- 18 karat yellow gold
- 1 sapphire 2.75 mm (approx)
- Length 1.47" and 1.24" without bail, width 0.63", depth of envelope 0.22"
- Letter dimensions 1.05" x 0.51" x 0.5 mm in depth
- Marked "B.S.G 18K Made in Italy"
- Letter hand engraved on one side with " To June, All my love, always Howard"
- Other side of letter is plain gold and can be engraved for an additional fee. Contact us for more info.
- Great vintage condition- wear consistent with age and use
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