ANTIQUE GEORGIAN 15K GOLD CHAIN NECKLACE c1820 w/ FRENCH 18K GOLD ENAMEL CLASP
An antique solid 15 carat gold (tests thereabouts) necklace; beautifully made, with textured links and fastened with a French 18 carat gold barrel snap clasp decorated with black & blue enamelling.
Such a wonderful Georgian era necklace...so collectible & immensely wearable!
CONDITION: Very, very good. Slightest signs of wear commensurate with age and use. One or two tiny holes to clasp - see pictures.
DATE/MARKS: Around 1820, clasp probably 1830's. French eagle's head gold control mark to clasp.
DIMENSIONS: 17 ½ 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. 13.4 grams.