Georgian 18ct Gold Pear Cut Amethyst & Pearl Pendant On Original Box Chain. Antique 40" Long Yellow Gold Guard Chain Pendant Necklace
Georgian 18ct Gold Pear Cut Amethyst & Pearl Pendant On Original Box Chain. Antique 40" Long Yellow Gold Guard Chain Pendant Necklace
Georgian 18ct Gold Pear Cut Amethyst & Pearl Pendant On Original Box Chain. Antique 40" Long Yellow Gold Guard Chain Pendant Necklace
Georgian 18ct Gold Pear Cut Amethyst & Pearl Pendant On Original Box Chain. Antique 40" Long Yellow Gold Guard Chain Pendant Necklace
Georgian 18ct Gold Pear Cut Amethyst & Pearl Pendant On Original Box Chain. Antique 40" Long Yellow Gold Guard Chain Pendant Necklace
Georgian 18ct Gold Pear Cut Amethyst & Pearl Pendant On Original Box Chain. Antique 40" Long Yellow Gold Guard Chain Pendant Necklace
Georgian 18ct Gold Pear Cut Amethyst & Pearl Pendant On Original Box Chain. Antique 40" Long Yellow Gold Guard Chain Pendant Necklace
Georgian 18ct Gold Pear Cut Amethyst & Pearl Pendant On Original Box Chain. Antique 40" Long Yellow Gold Guard Chain Pendant Necklace
Georgian 18ct Gold Pear Cut Amethyst & Pearl Pendant On Original Box Chain. Antique 40" Long Yellow Gold Guard Chain Pendant Necklace
Georgian 18ct Gold Pear Cut Amethyst & Pearl Pendant On Original Box Chain. Antique 40" Long Yellow Gold Guard Chain Pendant Necklace

Georgian 18ct Gold Pear Cut Amethyst & Pearl Pendant On Original Chain

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An exquisite Georgian 18ct gold teardrop shaped amethyst & pearl pendant that suspends from what looks to be its original rope length chain. The chain is long measuring over 40" and it is hand-crafted in luxurious 18ct yellow gold with elegant box links. The chain has no clasp, it simply slips over the head and can be worn doubled if desired.

The natural amethyst is a beautiful shade of violet, it is pear cut and set into a domed setting with a port hole in the back that allows light through to enhance the sparkle of the gemstone. A row of golden studded beads frame the amethyst followed by a border of creamy ivory coloured natural pearls in lovely pinched collet settings.

This necklace is in very good antique condition with light surface wear as expected in a 200 year old piece but it has been very well cared for. The amethyst has natural feathery inclusions on the inside and a couple of fine surface scratches seen under close magnification. The pearls are scuff free and secure in their settings. The chain is a sturdy gauge and free flowing with no kinks, there are the usual spots of gold solder joining the links together as you might expect to see in a chain that is completely crafted by hand.

An elegant and luxurious antique necklace that just might become the star of your antique jewellery collection. It would have perfectly suited the high waisted silk gowns fashionable in the Georgian Regency period and it is every bit as wearable today!

MATERIALS: 18ct yellow gold

GEMSTONES: Presidium tested, natural amethyst, pear cut approx. 18x12mm, natural pearls 2.5mm diameter

MEASUREMENTS: : chain measures 20-1/2" (52cm) down each side (total length 41"/104cm) and 1.2mm wide. The pendant measures 1" (2.6cm) tall, 5/8" (2cm) wide and 6mm deep.

WEIGHT: 13.2 grams.

HALLMARKS: none, acid tested and verified 18ct gold throughout

DATE: Georgian-Regency, circa 1810

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Materials: 18ct Gold, Natural Amethyst, Natural Pearls.