BEAUTIFUL ANTIQUE ART NOUVEAU SILVER WOOD OPAL NECKLACE c1900
An antique solid sterling silver Art Nouveau / Arts & Crafts necklace; beautifully made (posssibly by the Artificers' Guild), with hook fastener, finely applied organic leaf highlights, and set with two lustrous wood opal cabochons to its central pendant drop section.
Deeply beautiful & highly collectable...not to mention wearable too!
CONDITION: All original and very, very good. Slightest signs of wear commensurate with age and use.
DATE/MARKS: Around 1900/10. Not marked.
DIMENSIONS: Approx. 17 ¾ inches long overall, pendant section 3 inches drop, largest opal 11 x 10 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. 9.7 grams.