This exquisite antique Rock Crystal riviere necklace is truly one of a kind, what a rare find!
One can only imagine the lavish parties and fancy masquerade balls this Victorian necklace would have seen, twinkling fiercely in the candle light as her wearer dances the night away.
18 expertly faceted natural Rock Crystals are displayed proudly across your collarbones in strong Sterling Silver settings, finished with Rose Gold backs, a little luxurious secret for the wearer.
A beautifully well matched Victorian 9ct Gold chain has been added by a skilled jeweller, and we can't think of a better way to hold this exceptional piece draped across your chest.
The perfect choice as your "something" old, just imagine how enchanting she would look sitting above your wedding dress as you walk down the aisle on your special day!
ERA: Victorian (1837-1901)
MEASUREMENTS: 19" or 48cm long.
The Rock Crystals graduate from 7.5mm in diameter x 4.5mm deep at the ends, up to 10mm in diameter x 6mm deep in the centre.
Total Rock Crystal weight is approx. 35.46ct
MATERIALS: Sterling Silver, 15ct Rose Gold, 9ct Yellow Gold, Natural Rock Crystal
HALLMARKS: None present. The riviere tests as Sterling Silver with 15ct Gold backs. The chain tests as 9ct Gold.
This antique Rock Crystal riviere necklace is in exceptional condition and looks just as incredible today as when she was first created over a century ago! The Rock Crystals are wonderfully bright with only minuscule wear noticeable only under a x10 magnifying loupe. All the sparkling gems are held securely in place by their settings.
The Gold chain is in perfect condition with no wear to any of the links. The locking mechanism is in fine working order keeping this magnificent antique necklace securely attached around your neck.
It's worth noting that the chain is not original to the piece but has been added by a skilful jeweller, and both parts are genuine Victorian.