18 KT Gold Otto Jakob Lalibela Necklace, one of the most desired artisans in the world today, creates his jewels with an old world spirit that is mystifying, and this “Lalibela” cross pendant necklace speaks to the inner soul. With a spellbinding 1.40 carat center oval cut ruby surrounded by four keshi pearls and mounted in a black enameled 18 karat yellow gold handmade setting, this pendant is a superb example of his unmatched craftsmanship. 18 karat gold and natural pearl handmade 17″ link chain included. Signed Otto Jakob. Circa 2005. Height of cross from top of enameled bale is 6/8″ by 5/8″ in width.
Provenance: Present Owner on Consignment Estate New Caanan Ct Consignment. Purchased from Betteridge Jewelers, Greenwich Ct.