This Georgian Garnet riviere necklace is absolutely exquisite, leaving us breathless with its antique perfection.
At a wonderful 17" the necklace sits majestically just below the collar bone making for an elegant and feminine feel that the Georgians were so splendid at creating.
Each of the Garnets conveys tones of sumptuous burgundy reds and scarlet pinks that are truly irresistible. You simply cannot take your eyes off of this mystical wonder of a necklace!
Set in 15ct Gold, just in case you needed a little extra luxe!
ERA: Georgian c.1790
MEASUREMENTS: The necklace measures 17" or 43cm long.
The teardrop Garnet measures 8mm x 5mm.
The Oval Garnet measures 7.75mm x 5.75mm.
The large central Garnet is 14mm x 9mm.
The back oval is 6.5mm x 10.75mm.
An estimated 33.17ct!
MATERIALS: 15ct Gold, Garnet, Sterling Silver.
HALLMARKS: None present, tested as 15ct Gold with Silver settings.
EXCELLENT: This Georgian Garnet Riviere necklace is in mint condition. The Garnets are a crimson red that shimmer beautifully with the 15ct Gold back working wonders. The 15ct Gold holds in each and every Garnet gemstone perfectly which is incredible for its age, dating all the way back to the 1790's! The fastening is in perfect working order still.
The Garnets are flat cut in the design of a Riviere necklace. The gemstones remarkably are extremely smooth and completely perfect give or take the tiniest of tiny fleabites on one or two of the gemstones what can't be seen to the naked, untrained eye.
This necklace was obviously meant to last and can be worn with the utmost confidence with pride and all the antique glitz and glam!