ANTIQUE GEORGIAN PERIOD ENGLISH 9K GOLD NATURAL AMETHYST RIVIERE NECKLACE c1830
An antique English, solid 9 carat gold (tests thereabouts) rivière necklace; beautifully made, and set with a row of bright purple natural amethysts.
Wow - fabulous quality, very collectible & so wearable!
CONDITION: All original and very, very good. Slightest signs of wear commensurate with age and use. Some tarnish to later safety chain fittings.
DATE/MARKS: Around 1830/40. Not marked.
DIMENSIONS: 15 inches long, stones from 8 x 7 mm to 17 x 13 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. 29.6 grams.