Vintage 1930s Ostby Barton two-tone reimagined onyx initial pendants

Once in a blue moon! I found an amazing ca. 1930s Ostby Barton store display a while back. It was for one of their lines of super popular initial rings, with the box cleverly doubling as storage (with a little secret compartment!) for additional sterling letters and findings. I wanted to find a way to honor the original design intention for these letters so my jeweler and I sourced drilled onyx just like in the old days! We are able to set the letters using the original findings, which is quite a thrill. Finished with a 10K gold bezel and 10K chain. Letters available are: B, H, K, L, M, N, P, and T.

Note: The "E" shown as the example is not for sure.

Measurements: 10 x 12mm pendant, chain length to suit (16"-22")
Era: Letters 1930s-1940s, mounting/chain modern

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