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15.5" Antique 15ct Gold Garnet Snake Necklace with Original Box

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SKU: x3174

Description:

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This antique 15ct Gold Garnet snake necklace showcases some of the finest Victorian craftsmanship there is! She flaunts a rich yellow 15ct Gold snake chain, leading to her snake head embellished with fine detailing and Garnet cabochons, sitting centrally around your neck. 

The snake chain is a classic Victorian design, and the Garnet pendant adds a touch of antique flair. Serpentine jewellery has slithered its way through history starting since ancient times, reaching its peak of popularity during the Victorian era due to Queen Victoria's love for snake-inspired jewellery. Queen Victoria loved serpentine jewellery so much she received a snake engagement ring from Prince Albert! 


Her heart drop add a sweet touch of romance, making her the perfect gift for a loved one. At the gorgeous length of 15 & 1/2" she sits snug around your neck. She is an absolute work of art, coming in her original box, she will make a great new addition to your antique jewellery collection!

Item Details:

ERA: Victorian, c.1840

MEASUREMENTS: Chain is 15 & 1/2" or 39cm long.
Snake head Garnet is 13.5mm long x 7.5mm wide, approx 4.16ct
Heart pendant Garnet is 9.5mm long x 7mm wide, approx 2.30ct
Combined Garnet carat weight si approx. 6.46ct.
Weight: 19.6g

MATERIALS:  Tests as 15ct Gold throughout, Garnet

STAMPS & HALLMARKS: None present

PACKAGING: Your order will be gift wrapped free of charge in a Lillicoco cardboard box made from recycled materials, tied with a ribbon.

Condition:

EXCELLENT TO VERY GOOD. This gorgeous antique 15ct Gold Garnet snake necklace is in excellent condition throughout! Her snake links are sleek to the touch and retain a glossy hue throughout. Each of her juicy Garnets sit securely in their settings being the centre point of the necklace with medusa-like detailing surrounding them. Her clasp shuts with a 'click' meaning you can wear her with the utmost confidence! Her original box is in good condition and will keep. your necklace safe! . Unfortunately due to her grand age the lid has become separated from the base, but the necklace is gorgeous and highly wearable anyway! Truly remarkable, you will be the talk of the town as you wear this beauty!

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