Skip to product information
1 of 10

Antique Victorian Garnet Yellow Gold Snake Serpent Necklace with Heart Drop | 16"

Antique Victorian Garnet Yellow Gold Snake Serpent Necklace with Heart Drop | 16"

Regular price £3,945.00 GBP
Regular price Sale price £3,945.00 GBP
Sale Sold out

This fabulous quality antique snake necklace features a garnet snake head, modelled in yellow gold throughout, and is complete with an original locket back heart drop.

Serpent jewellery became popular during the early years of Queen Victoria’s reign, coinciding with the full flowering of the Romantic Movement. Serpents represent love, loyalty and friendship.

This necklace is all original, with no damage to note. It remains in excellent condition, and the stones are of superior quality.

This piece would make a great addition to any collection or the perfect gift.


Snakehead and Heart - 9ct Gold
Snake chain - 15ct Gold

Measures 16" in length
Snake measures 2.5cm x 1.6cm
Largest Garnet measures .7cm x .6cm
Eyes measure 2mm across
Heart measures 1.4cm x 1.4cm
Chain measures 3mm across

22.9 grams

This snake necklace remains in excellent condition. All the metal and components have been XRF tested to ensure metal content. The stones are free from damage, and the necklace almost looks unworn, yet the antique charm is clear.

Item Number - 7811


UK orders include FREE Postage, posted with Royal Mail.
International Orders Under £500 are posted with DHL Express - this costs £15.
International Orders Over £500 include FREE shipping with DHL Express.
Orders are dispatched within 1 working day.


You can return your item for a full refund for any reason. Just get in touch within 14 days of receiving your order if you wish to do so.

Ring Sizing

If you require ring sizing, please get in touch. Most of our rings can be sized. This usually takes 7 days. We charge a small fee of £30 for standard sizing. Sizing of 3 sizes or more may be subject to an additional cost.

Customs and Taxes

Antiques are usually exempt from import duties. However, we cannot be responsible for any duties your country’s customs office applies. Customs, duties, fees and any import taxes are the buyer's responsibility, as are any return shipping costs.

Payment Plans

We gladly accept layaway on all items in our shop. 
All pieces may be reserved with a 20% non-refundable deposit. 
After the deposit is made, you then have 2-4 months to complete the outstanding balance at your own convenience without any pressure from us. 
We usually ask items under £250 to be paid within 2 months and any items over £250 to be paid within 3-4 months. But this can be discussed to suit you. 
If a layaway is cancelled, the deposit amount is non-refundable. You are only eligible for shop credit if a layaway item is returned.

View full details