Antique Gold Filled 1923 Baseball Necklace Spalding
Unique antique puffy baseball pendant, handmade during the Art Deco era in 1923 by famous sporting goods company Spalding in the United States. 14k yellow gold filled over base metal, this pendant is a piece of hollow puffy jewelry, which is created using the repousse metalworking technique; puffy jewelry is rare due to difficulty of creating such pieces. Engraved with "W.T. & T Co," as well as the monogram "FRM" and "1923”, also contains hand-chased details that add realism to the softball motif, such as stitching details. Hangs from an 18” gold filled chain.