is my first in a series of “themed necklaces”. The inspiration
for this necklace is a line from a Christopher Marlowe play: “Thou
art fairer than the evening air, filled with the beauty of a thousand
stars.” This quote is engraved in the irregular rings around
the pendant. At other points around the necklace are the words “bella
sera” & “stella” (“good night”
& “star” in Italian).
is engraved with four stars accented with a 22k overlay. The main
body of the necklace is a hammered sterling silver looped link with
a 14k gold bead. Sterling silver star charms & 9mm black fresh-water
pearls accent the necklace.
antiquing serves to highlight the details. Approximately 19”