victorian coral pointed hand 18k gold charm


The Story

This Victorian hand charm is carved from coral and shows great detail with its realistic depiction of a hand from circa 1870s to the early 1900s.

Made in 18k yellow gold, the hand is shown with a pointed finger out, often symbolizing protection from evil. Victorians loved to depict human hands in a variety of decorative arts including jewelry. They believed that hands held many meanings; their depiction symbolizing everything from affection to warning signs.

The charm measures about 1.31 inches tall and 0.32 inches at widest point. A great 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, a hoop earring, or just the charm itself.

  • Style number: R1319
  • Victorian, circa 1870s- early 1900s
  • 18 karat yellow gold and coral
  • Height 1.31" with bail, width 0.32" at widest, depth 0.32"
  • Great antique condition- wear consistent with age and use

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