This sterling silver large heart pendant is from the Hearts Collection. It is designed and made by Breda Haugh, Dublin silver and goldsmith. The inspiration is the heart motifs used to decorate toasting forks and gridirons for the Irish rural home. Forged by the blacksmith, they were betrothal gifts from a husband to be to his future wife. Examples are on display at the National Museum of Ireland - Decorative Arts & History and at the National Museum of Ireland - Country Life. Exclusive to the National Museum of Ireland. Dimensions: W 19mm (at widest) H 23mm (incl loop) Chain 45cm.