This tiny 14k gold abacus charm really works. The wee gold beads slide freely within the abacus' frame. It's finished with a 14k gold jump ring so you can easily hang this charm from a chain or charm bracelet. The bottom of the frame is stamped K14. A wonderful gift for your favorite lover of arithmetic. Circa 1950.
The abacus is a calculating tool that has been used in the ancient Near East, Europe, China, and Russia since ancient times. The exact origin of the abacus remains a mystery.
Details.....The charm measures 8.5mm by 18.5mm, 21.1mm with bale. In Very Good Vintage Condition. You should always expect some wear on vintage and antique jewels, we consider it part of the charm.