A lovely necklace in a lariat style. A modern branch design in matte rhodium plated brass carries an adorable little sparrow. The branch is 19mm by 5mm. These are hung on a delicate sterling silver plated chain. Bird and branch are rhodium plated, necklace ends with a lobster claw clap.
The unique and beautiful finish of this item is enhanced by rhodium plating. Rhodium is a member of the platinum family, and with a value of over $2000 per ounce is one of the rarest and most expensive of the precious metals. Rhodium is extremely resistant to oxidation and is not attacked by acids.
Rhodium has also been used for honors, or to symbolize wealth, when more commonly used metals such as silver, gold or platinum are deemed insufficient.
Chain measures approximately 16 inches
Branch is another 1.5 inches
Total Necklace length is 18.5 inches