Savati Sterling Silver Byzantine Lapis Lazuli Cross Pendant Necklace
A vintage Savati sterling silver Byzantine lapis lazuli cross pendant necklace. This necklace consists of a hefty sterling silver cross pendant with a round bevel set lapis lazuli semi-precious gemstone cabochon taking center stage. The lapis lazuli semi-precious gemstone is surrounded by two layers of sterling silver rope-like detailing which then forms a beaded triangle on all four points on each of the four arms of the cross. The arms are engraved with swirls and highlighted in black detailing. The back of the cross bears a star shaped engraving and is complemented by highlighted black detailing. The top of the cross has a double custom made bale with the pendant marked Savati and 925. The chain has a hefty square shape that ends with a custom made S shaped hook with a clasp that is marked 925. The chain measures approx. 18-1/2" long with the pendant measuring approx. 1-1/2" x 1-1/8" and a total weight of approx. 22.98 grams. The width of the semi preciouslapis lazuli measures approx. 1.42 mm.
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