Pave Medusa Snakes Pendant with Malachite Bead Chain
To ancient Egyptians, the snake represented royalty and deity; to ancient Romans, everlasting love; in the Victorian era, snakes embodied wisdom and eternity. It's no wonder we see snakes in contemporary and ancient jewelry -- from Buccelati, Bulgari and Cartier to the jewels of Queen Victoria and Cleopatra.
We've put our own spin on the motif with a brilliant pave diamond serpent hung from cool malachite. Tempting indeed.
Gross wt: 7.55
Diamond wt: 2.16 ct
Silver weight: 7.118 gm
Size: 2 1/4 X1 1/2"
4 1/2" drop including pendant, 4 8mm malachite beads, and diamond peanut connector
18" long necklace, 32 8mm malachite beads
(Australian actress Naomi Watts loves the Bulgari Serpent necklace so much she wore variations of the necklace to numerous high profile events in recent months: