SOLD!A treasure from the depths of the ocean, this antique 14ct Gold Tasmanian sea shell necklace exudes a calming colour palette, consisting of shimmers of teal and lilac trickling throughout her 16-inch length.
The creation of these necklaces is an Indigenous Tasmanian tradition, a cultural practice that dates back hundreds of years, which in turn produced these exceptional pieces.
ERA: Victorian (1837-1901)
Later added clasp.
MEASUREMENTS: Necklace is 16" or 40.5cm long.
Necklace is approximately 12.5mm wide.
MATERIALS: Tests as 14ct Gold clasp, Tasmanian Shells.
STAMPS: '14k' on later added clasp.
HALLMARKS: Since we have dated this piece as being made prior to 1950, a hallmark is not required in order for it to be sold in line with UK hallmarking legislation.
PACKAGING: Your order will be gift-wrapped free of charge in a Lillicoco cardboard box made from recycled materials, tied with a ribbon.
VERY GOOD. This antique 14ct Gold Tasmanian sea shell necklace is in lovely condition throughout. Each shell has retained its vibrant sheen, sure to turn heads at every opportunity. A few have suffered some damage due to their delicate nature, although they have remained securely strung and her clasp is fully functioning. Lightweight and easy to wear, this Victorian necklace will be like no other in your collection.