This stunning Edwardian Paste Necklace is such a unique piece, one of the prettiest of its kind we've seen here at Lillicoco! Encrusted with countless sparkling Paste gemstones, which continue up the original chain, adding infinite glitz to this glamorous Edwardian Paste Necklace.
Featuring the most darling bow and garland, this alluring Edwardian piece is sure to turn heads. With its array of hand cut Paste gemstones set in solid Sterling Silver, this Edwardian Paste Necklace would make a welcome addition to any jewellery lover's collection.
“Paste” is a type of a leaded glass that was the painstakingly cut & polished until it appeared to shimmer like a diamond in the light. Invented in 1724 by French jeweller Georges Frédéric Strass, it was an instant hit with Parisian high society & continues to be highly sought after today.
The fine craftsmanship and it's delicate, lace-like appearance is what we know and love about typical Edwardian jewellery.
ERA: Edwardian (1901 - 1909)
MEASUREMENTS: Total length of chain is 40.5cm or 16".
Length of drop is 35mm.
The Garland circle measures 25mm in diameter.
The Pastes graduate from 1mm up to 4mm in diameter.
MATERIALS: Sterling Silver, Paste
This stunning Edwardian Paste Necklace is in exceptional condition for its age! With no visible chips or cracks in the brilliant Paste gemstones, this genuine antique is a rare and collectible piece of jewellery. With a perfectly working clasp, this unique necklace would make the most fantastic wedding or anniversary gift. Or just imagine her walking down the isle in her very own dazzling "something old" antique piece of jewellery.
We deliver all orders by courier with full tracking and insurance for your peace of mind. This item comes beautifully presented in a branded Lillicoco box and is securely padded and protected during transit.
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