Offered for sale: Unique 800 silver charm depicting Moses in the basket of reeds that his mother place him in.
The charm is quite unique. The front of the basket measures 5/8 of an inch by 1/2 of an inch. The sides of the basket slope down to its bottom which measures 5/16 of an inch by 7/16 of an inch. The front of the charm has an enamelled scene of the Nile river where the basket was placed. The bottom of the charm is 800 silver made to look like a woven basket. The top lifts up and inside the basket shape charm is the figure of small child which can be lifted out of the basket. The charm 'basket' has a nice secure clasp to keep the 'baby' safe.
The charm is marked '800' on the inside. The charm dates to the 1920s and is in excellent vintage condition.