Late Retro French 18kt Miniature Parisian Opera Ticket Kiosk Charm Pendant
A wonderful and sentimental French-made late Retro charm! This creative piece is crafted in 18kt yellow gold and forms the shape of a miniature Parisian opera ticket kiosk. The 3-dimensional design is decorated in colorful enamel on the base, including red, green, light and dark blue, with an emerald green "roof" above a vivid yellow banner. Each color is outlined in vibrant gold veins and features words in gold block lettering, including, "MAYOL," "L'ABC," "OPERA," and "LIDO" on the base, with the scrolling word, "SUZE" around the yellow banner. The loop at the top is stamped with a French eagle head beside a maker's mark, and is attached to a simple bail, perfect for adding to a favorite chain or charm bracelet. This whimsical piece makes a colorful statement when worn, and would look perfect worn on a gold chain or added to a charm bracelet or necklace. A special keepsake piece, it would make a wonderful gift for any Francophile!
Measurements: The charm hangs approximately 1" long, including the bail at the top, and measures a little more than 1/4" in diameter.
Condition: The overall condition of the charm is excellent. Besides normal surface wear, there is no apparent damage to the yellow gold setting or enameled detail. The bail is intact and in good working condition.