This antique heavy Silver Albert chain is super impressive! Complete with a chunky medal, substantial curb links, t-bar and dog clip, this piece is an incredible historic necklace.
Certainly a statement piece, you will feel like a King wearing this heavy necklace! The medal features intricate wreath and wing details, with "R.H" initials inscribed on the front and "R.Hardman" on the back.
ERA: Edwardian, c.1904.
MEASUREMENTS: Chain length 27" or 68.6cm.
Chain 6mm wide.
Dog clip 25mm long x 9mm wide.
T-bar suspends for 27mm and is 38mm long x 3mm thick.
Medal suspends for 4".
Medal 42mm long x 34mm wide.
MATERIALS: Sterling Silver, 9ct Rose Gold.
HALLMARKS: Lion Passant, date letter "a", Maker's Mark "E.W&S" on dog clip. Maker's Mark "E.W&S", Lion Passant and date letter "Z" on t-bar. Maker's Mark "WJD", Birmingham Assay, Lion Passant, date letter "e" for 1904 and serial number on medal. Lion Passant on every link. "R.H" and "R. Hardman" engraved on the medal.
EXCELLENT-VERY GOOD: This antique heavy Silver Albert chain is in sublime condition. A moody Patina has accrued across the chain, enhancing its antique charm and valour. There is some tiny dings to the medal, but this is not noticeable when worn and is to be expected from a piece that is 116 years old!