Gothic, glamorous and gargantuan in size, this Austro-Hungarian Garnet Pearl necklace is one of the most impressive necklaces we have ever seen! Measuring 23 & 3/4" (including the pendant), this necklace has a total Garnet carat weight of 75.80ct.
The perfect necklace for a vampiric sorceress, this necklace certainly belonged to someone important; we can just imagine this ornament laying itself over a 19th-century corset dress. Not to mention, the reverse of the pendant shows intricate Silver-work with fleur-de-lys patterns and gryphons.
The smaller Garnets on the actual necklace and surrounding the central Garnet a juicy tone of raspberry, whereas the large Garnet cabochons are a deeper blood-red tone, emphasising its magical allure.
ERA: Austro-Hungarian (1867-1918).
MEASUREMENTS: Necklace length including pendant 23 & 3/4" or 60.3cm.
23 petite Garnet cabochons 7.7mm long x 5.4mm wide x 2.8mm deep. (Approx 1.20ct each, 27.60ct total).
Large Garnet cabochon at the top of the pendant 12.5mm long x 19.3mm wide x 5.7mm deep. (Approx 14.80ct).
Central large Garnet cabochon 14.2mm long x 18mm wide x 7.2mm deep. (Approx 19.90ct)
Pear Garnet droplet 16.3mm long x 11.7mm wide x 5.7mm deep. (Approx 11.70ct).
Little rose cut Garnets graduate from 1.8mm diameter to 2.5mm diameter. (Approx 0.20ct, 1.80ct total)
Total Garnet carat weight 75.80ct.
Seed Pearls 1.8mm diameter.
MATERIALS: 800 Silver, Garnet, Pearl.
HALLMARKS: The Austro-Hungarian Dog Head hallmarks are inside the clasp, "3" on the left for 800 Silver, and "A" on the right for the city of Vienna.
EXCELLENT - VERY GOOD: This Austro-Hungarian Garnet Pearl necklace is in impeccable condition throughout. The necklace is incredibly weighty (78.70g) and robust, so you can wear it at every important occasion. All of the Garnets are intact within their settings, with only two chips on two of the larger Garnets, as can be expected from a piece of this majesty. All of the seed Pearls are also intact, each natural and baroque in shape. In addition, all of the ornate Silver details are intact. You will simply be in awe the moment you see this piece, as this necklace is spellbinding!
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INCLUDED WITH YOUR ORDER:
This item will arrive beautifully gift wrapped in a Lillicoco presentation box, tied up with a pink ribbon. You’ll also receive a handwritten information booklet and free polishing cloth too!
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