SCARCE ANTIQUE ENGLISH 15K GOLD STUART CRYSTAL MOURNING CLASP c1700
An antique English, solid 15 carat gold (tests thereabouts) clasp; with an integrated snap fastener, holes for up to three bracelet or necklace strands, and set with a faceted Stuart crystal holding a gold wire cypher monogram with a hair & foil backing.
Extremely scarce & very collectible...wearable too!
CONDITION: All original and generally good. Slight signs of wear & heavy tarnish commensurate with age and use. Foil a little worn & discoloured, contents displaced - see pictures.
DATE/MARKS: Around 1700/20. Not marked.
DIMENSIONS: 17 x 11 mm (1 inch = 25.4 mm). To give an impression of scale, the coin is 19 mm or ¾ of an inch diameter.
WEIGHT: Approx. 2.8 grams.