A symbol of our every changing natural world, this handmade vermeil silver ammonite pendant features a detailed ammonite cast from a real fossil. Ammonites roamed the oceans at the same time as dinosaurs, their swirling shells swimming in a prehistoric world.
Handmade in Thames Ditton, Surrey, this pretty ammonite pendant is cast from a real ammonite in 999-fine silver and plated with 24 carat yellow gold vermeil.
A timeless design perfect for everyday wear. Ammonites are prehistoric sea life, ancient sea creatures that roamed the earth at the same time as Dinosaurs. Their fossils can often be found on the Jurassic coastline of the UK.
24 carat gold on fine silver
17-inch vermeil chain
With an attractive spiral design, this detailed ammonite is perfect for everyday wear
Did you know?
- Ammonites lived during the periods of Earth history known as the Jurassic and Cretaceous.
- The Jurassic Period began about 201 million years ago, and the Cretaceous ended about 66 million years ago. The ammonites existed around the same time that dinosaurs walked the Earth.
- The best place to find ammonite fossils in the UK is along the Jurassic coastline, in particular Lyme Regis, Dorset
- Vermeil is high quality plating for demi-fine jewellery. To qualify as vermeil, the jewellery must be fine or sterling silver and plated with a layer real gold. All Ravetta Designs vermeil jewellery is plated with a thick layer of 2.5 microns of vermeil.
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