This sterling silver, enamel charm is a Saint Christopher, worn to protect travellers. It is English in origin.
It measures ¾" (1.9cms) in diameter and weighs 2.7 grams.
It has a most attractive hexagonal shape with raised curlicues at each corner.In the centre is a roundel with a lovely image of St. Christopher carrying the Christ Child across a river. The figures have been left in silver but the background is beautifully enamelled in blue for the sky and green for the river.Beneath the enamel is very fine line detailing
The reverse is plain except for the inscription `silver' . There is a little ring at the top.
This lovely charm is in excellent vintage condition with the enamel intact.
It would make a perfect gift for a loved one who travels. It will arrive in a gift box.
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