When King Tutankhamun's tomb was opened in 1926, the world went mad for all things Egyptian. Jewelry, personal items and souvenirs and jewellery were made to celebrate this amazing discovery.
This charm has an enamelled sphinx on the lid and a design of enamel on the sides. Inside, you will find the original swaddling piece (cloth) and a tiny baby Moses. The metal is marked 800 (silver) inside andhas a gilded finish.
The charm is 3/4" x 1/2" and 1/4"thick. The twisted wire fastener is secure.
There is minor wear, as befits a 95 year old charm.
1920's Enameled Silver Moses Basket Charm with Baby - Sphinx