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Zoom Terpsichore Muse of Dance Necklace |  Necklaces - Common Era Jewelry
Zoom Terpsichore Muse of Dance Necklace - COMMON ERA
Zoom Terpsichore Muse of Dance Necklace - COMMON ERA
Zoom Terpsichore Muse of Dance Necklace - COMMON ERA
Zoom Terpsichore Muse of Dance Necklace - COMMON ERA

Terpsichore Muse of Dance Necklace

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Terpsichore (terp·SIK·uh·ree) is the ancient muse of dance; her very name means “delighting in dance" from the Greek words terpsis τέρπω  "to delight" and choros χoρός "dance".

Terpsichore is the muse of those who are light of foot and light of heart; those who find joy and redemption in movement. She inspires dancers to push themselves to greatness, break down barriers, and express a spectrum of emotion without speaking a single word.

This handcrafted pendant depicts Terpsichore in an original etching from 1832, floating above the ground as if mid-leap.

The trademark Common Era raised molten rim frames the pendant, which is suspended from a finely-woven Italian-made spiga chain.

Product Details:

  • Available metals: 18k Gold Vermeil or 14k Solid Gold 
  • Pendant dimensions 25mm x 10mm
  • Chain length: 20 inches 
  • Gold Vermeil chain: 1mm spiga chain included with Gold Vermeil pendant
  • Solid 14k gold chain: 1mm cable chain can be purchased with solid gold pendant

About Our Metals

18k Gold Vermeil
Solid 925 sterling silver plated with a 3 micron thick layer of 18 karat gold. Five times thicker than industry standard gold plating and composed entirely of precious metals. Gold Vermeil is a French technique that is a significant step up from regular gold-plated jewelry, which is most often made from cheap brass with a thin flash-plating of gold.

14k Solid Gold
Solid gold is an investment that lasts forever and is perfect to be passed down through generations, historically appreciating in value. Each solid gold piece is made to order within 4 - 6 weeks in our NYC studio.

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We use only conflict-free gems and 100% recycled gold and silver. All collections are crafted in our RJC-certified studio - the highest level of ethical and sustainability certification there is.


3% of all profits are donated to the Animal Welfare Institute, and we maintain additional ongoing donations to other organizations such as Slaughterhouse Survivors.


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