English, circa 1910, by Ward Brothers.
Copper alloy with additional beads and painted ebony square bead. The dog charms would originally have been used for hat and tie pins or sporting broaches.
German pointer - rose gold finish with carnelian beads;
Terrier - gold plated finish with aventurine beads;
Retriever - gold plated finish with amazonite beads
You can clip it onto the back pocket zip with a gold bolt ring clasp. Up to six charms will fit on the clasp.
Each charm comes with a quote relating to it. They help to tell a story to the receiver, giving a message of romance, travel, individuality or luck.
“Animals are such agreeable friends - they ask no questions, they pass no criticisms..”
- George Eliot