envelope and love letter 18k gold and sapphire necklace

$1,980.00

The Story

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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