An antique mother-of-pearl gaming counter is featured in this pendant. It was carved in China for export to Britain during the late 1700's-early 1800's. The British used these beautiful counters to play games and gamble with. (Please refer to the history of the gaming counter in our photographs.) The mother-of-pearl is very finely engraved with Chinese motifs. Each gaming counter is unique and is set in a handmade 18k yellow gold and blackened silver mounting inspired by the architecture of Ancient China. Blackened steel chain included. Wearing one of our antique gaming counters is a real conversation piece! Handmade by our jewelers in Los Angeles. 25.00 x 16.00 millimeters mother of pearl gaming chip with blackened steel chain and 18k yellow gold clasp.