ANTIQUE ENGLISH GEORGIAN 9ct GOLD FOILED GARNET RIVIERE NECKLACE c1820
An antique English, solid 9 carat gold (tests thereabouts) riviere necklace; beautifully made, with an integrated snap fastener and set with a row of foiled, flat-cut garnets.
So attractive, increasingly scarce & immensely collectible...so wearable too!
CONDITION: Generally very good. Slight signs of wear & foil deterioration commensurate with age and use. Old repair to clasp, old solder visible - see pictures. Safety chain an old addition.
DATE/MARKS: Around 1820/30. Not marked.
DIMENSIONS: 16 inches long (1 inch = 25.4 mm). To give an impression of scale, the coin is 19 mm or ¾ of an inch diameter.
WEIGHT: Approx. 20.6 grams.