ANTIQUE GEORGIAN ENGLISH 15K GOLD AMETHYST RIVIERE NECKLACE & CROSS BROOCH c1820
A superb antique English solid 15 carat gold (tests thereabouts) amethyst set rivière type necklace; beautifully made, with an integrated snap fastener and original cross drop pendant / brooch. Together with an interchangeable pendant drop, smaller brooch & two bracelet clasps.
A beauty! Wonderful quality...immensely collectible and so wearable !
CONDITION: Very, very good. Faintest signs of wear commensurate with age and use. Middle amethyst to cross chipped. A few tiny blobs of old solder just visible to links, not readily noticeable. Foil wear to necklace clasp.
DATE/MARKS: Around 1820/30. Not marked.
DIMENSIONS: Necklace 16 inches long, cross 53 x 50 mm, clasps 14 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. 92.1 grams in total.