Antique Austrian Silver Charm: Enamel Rebus Lucky Star - Lovely For Sale
Antique Austrian Silver Charm: Enamel Rebus Lucky Star - LOVELY!
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This Austrian charm has a beautifully enameled front with the phrase, "Er Sei Dein Glück" and a star which, when combined, becomes the phrase "this is your lucky star". The front features this oft seen phrase on a cobalt blue banner, with an orange-red star, and turquoise flowers with emerald green foliage. There are some hand-chased accents and embellishments as well, which give depth and texture to this charm.
This scalloped-edge charm measures 3/4 inch in diameter and has a very light gold wash. The plain back has no engravings and the suspension bale is stamped with the the maker's mark, FJ, and the lion's head small mark, indicating this piece has a silver purity of .750, and was made sometime between 1872 and 1922. The letter denoting the assay city is incomplete and difficult to make out.
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