UNUSUAL ANTIQUE 15K GOLD BLACK ENAMEL MOURNING NECKLACE c1840
An antique solid 15 carat gold (tests thereabouts) necklace, fastened with a bolt ring and each link decorated with black enamelling.
Distinctive, collectible & wearable too!
CONDITION: Generally very good. Slight signs of wear, shallow denting & some enamel loss commensurate with age and use - see pictures. Gold extensions old additions.
DATE/MARKS: Around 1830/40. Not marked.
DIMENSIONS: Just over 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. 12.6 grams.