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Baltic Amber Tiger Pendant Necklace
Item #45663
$170.00
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This extraordinary openwork Baltic Amber Tiger Pendant Necklace demonstrates the Polish jewelry artisans’ mastery of silversmithing. The face, mane, and ears of this Baltic Amber Tiger Pendant Necklace are worked in oxidized sterling silver. Baltic amber forms the markings. Cubic zirconia eyes.
Symbolic of endangered tigers, this Baltic Amber Tiger Pendant Necklace celebrates the Sumatran Tigers who live in the habitats of the Smithsonian National Zoo’s Great Cats Exhibit atop Lion/Tiger Hill. Here you can hear tiger’s roar or follow tiger tracks through the trees and discover the challenges tigers face as they grow to adulthood.

Figurative amber jewelry resides in our National Museum of American History’s costume collections. Amber can be also be found in our National Museum of Natural History’s Mineral Sciences Collection and Anthropology Department collections.
Sterling silver 18"l. snake chain, 2" x 1.5" pendant setting and bail.

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Customer Reviews

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By Paulette
New Orleans, LA
December 11, 2016
4.05
"Love it as do all Tiger fans."
By DrHank
Naples, FL
September 05, 2016
5.05
"Looks even better in reality than as depicted in the photo. Very nice piece of Baltic Amber."
By susycat
new york
April 21, 2016
5.05
"I was afraid from the description that the silver would be totally black but it wasn't blackened at all! a very elegant piece though the eyes should have been another color like red to give it a punch."