Thomas Mott Sterling Silver Butterfly Wing Pendant

Thomas Mott Sterling Silver Butterfly Wing Pendant

Regular price R 450

Thomas Mott Sterling Silver Butterfly Wing Pendant
 
The vintage sterling silver pendant has a Brazilian blue morpho butterfly wing behind a domed, polished crystal cover. It has an elongated tear-drop shape. The crystal cover has a beaded silver surround and the bale has an applied silver flower decoration. The pendant is marked “STERLING; MADE IN ENGLAND” and the maker’s mark “TLM” for Thomas Mott.
 
Thomas Mott exhibited at the Great Empire Exhibition (1924) and is largely credited for bringing butterfly wing jewellery to great popularity.
 
Weight                                    3.7g
Age                                         Circa 1920
Dimensions                             Circa 47mm long (with bale); 35.5mm (without)
                                                 x 14.2mm wide x 5.3mm thick
Condition                                Excellent
Stock Code                             BF493