Sheep Jumping Fence Thaumatrope Necklace
This enchanting pendant necklace is also a thaumatrope with an adorable jumping sheep on one side of the flat circular pendant and a fence on the other. Twist the chain and you have a sheep leaping over a fence.
The two different sides of the pendant make two necklaces in one and a delightful optical illusion. This is a unique and beautiful piece of jewelry for any age.
Be sure to watch to video for the full effect of this amazing necklace!
On a fascinating side-note, thaumatropes, which were very popular in the 19th century are recognized as important antecedents of cinematography and in particular animation.
The pendant measures 1 1/8" in diameter and the chain measures 20" end to end.