Vintage 14kt Ruby + Pearl Moveable Miniature Typewriter Charm/Pendant
A fantastic Vintage typewriter charm from the 1950s era! This wonderful design is crafted in 14kt yellow gold, and depicts a miniature typewriter with moveable parts. Three rows of delicate pearl beads line the base, acting as the "keys" and can move and spin slightly along the wires riveted to each side. Five prong set ruby cabochons create a colorful accent to the gold setting, set at the corners and along the top of the keyboard, each one showcasing it's natural rich red hue. The typewriter "reel" twists slightly and features the phrase "I LOVE YOU" written along the surface, a romantic detail which perfectly completing the sentimental design. A simple gold loop and jump ring are attached at the top, allowing it to hang from a gold chain or a favorite charm bracelet. Stamped on the back of the charm is a "14K" gold purity mark. A fun novelty piece, it is sure to delight any charm collector, and it would be right at home in any vintage collection!
Measurements: The charm hangs approximately 1" long, about 3/4" wide, and is about 3/8" thick.
Condition: The overall condition of the piece is excellent. Besides normal surface wear, there is no apparent damage to the gold setting or the moveable parts of the design. All of the pearls and rubies are securely set and jump ring is in good working order.