This cherub pendant has been part of my personal collection since the l980s. I purchased it at a juried artisans festival in western Pennsylvania and loved its Victorian revival flair and old world look. The pendant is considered silverware jewelry, made from a vintage spoon.
On the back is the maker’s mark in an oval, “Sonja Lea”. In addition, there is a name written on the spoon back (see pictures). I’m not sure why, but perhaps it’s a reference to the original owner of the spoon.
The pendant is substantial in feel and a reflection of quality craftsmanship. There is no sterling mark so assume it to be silverplated. It measures 2.5” long and 1.25” wide and is overall in very good vintage condition. The pictures offer more perspective on the vintage condition and charm of this lovely cherub pendant. (Note: I have a red camera and on some pictures you can see its hue or shadow).
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