Elegantly proportioned this sophisticated antique silver Albert watch chain is stamped throughout the links with the British lion passant for sterling - always a sign of a high quality chain. It is the ideal length to wrap around twice for wear as a chunky statement bracelet and might even work for you to wear as a unique short necklace.
Hailing from the Art Deco era the watch chain has solid silver curb links and a nice long drop with a very attractive silver fob attached. The fob is a medal and it is engraved "Frère Cup 1929-1930 J. Payne". This pocket watch chain is a respectable weight at over 38 grams and it benefits from a generously sized dog-clip and T-bar.
A beautiful top quality solid silver Albert watch chain in excellent antique condition with minimal surface wear and beautifully polished. Perfect for him or her, fab for the wedding groom looking for refined accessories this is an antique piece of jewellery that you will treasure and will want to wear forever!
MATERIALS: sterling silver
MEASUREMENTS: Measured from the end of the fob to the end of the clip 18" (47cm). Measured from the clip to the T-bar (drape length) 15" (38cm). The fob drop length is 3-1/2" (9cm). Dog-clip 25x8mm, T-bar 39mm, curb links 8mm x 6mm and 1.8mm thick.
HALLMARKS: stamped 'lion passant' for sterling throughout, T-bar & dog-clip stamped 'SS' for sterling silver, fob stamped 'lion passant', 'anchor' for Birmingham, date letter 'E' for 1929 and makers mark 'R.P'
WEIGHT: 38.8 grams
CONDITION: excellent throughout, the dog clip is in perfect working order and fastens securely.
At Mercy Madge we offer a carefully curated collection of antique and vintage jewellery. Each piece is hand selected with you in mind and we rarely come across two identical old treasures, once they are gone, they are truly gone!
At Mercy Madge we offer a carefully curated collection of distinctive and unique jewellery. Each piece is hand selected with you in mind and we rarely come across two identical old treasures, once they are gone, they are truly gone!
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Materials: Sterling Silver.