Our jaws literally dropped when we saw this Victorian 18ct Gold Gilt Amethyst swag necklace! Complete with impressive 31.50cts of natural Amethysts, this piece is the ultimate statement to make you feel like a Queen!
These divine Amethysts look like they have been crafted from angels, with bright halos of lavender light emitted from their centres. The Amethysts are clasped within 18ct Gold gilt crown settings and on an 18ct Gold gilt foxtail chain, giving you a subtle glimmer of Gold against your favourite dress.
ERA: Victorian (1837-1901).
MEASUREMENTS: Necklace length 16" or 40.5cm.
Amethysts: 8mm long x 8.1mm wide 3.7mm deep, (Approx 1.40ct)
8.4mm long x 8.4mm wide x 4.6mm deep, (Approx 1.90ct)
11.5mm long x 11.4mm wide x 5.9mm deep, (Approx 4.50ct)
15.8mm long x 18.4mm wide x 9mm deep, (Approx 15.20ct)
10.8mm long x 12.1mm wide x 7mm deep, (Approx 5.30ct)
7.9mm long x 8.3mm wide x 4.2mm deep, (Approx 1.60ct)
8.1mm long x 8.4mm wide x 4mm deep. (Approx 1.60ct)
Total approximate Amethyst carat weight 31.50ct.
Fox tail chain 2mm wide.
MATERIALS: 18ct Gold Gilt over Sterling Silver, Natural Amethyst.
HALLMARKS: Tests as 18ct Gold Gilt over Sterling Silver throughout.
EXCELLENT: This Victorian 18ct Gold Gilt Amethyst swag necklace is in tip top condition. The Natural Amethysts have a delightful variation in colour, from deep cadbury Purple to soft Lavender. The Amethysts exhibit crisp and clear facets, which allows their inner sparkle and fire to take centre stage. An easy-to-wear rectangular clasp completes the necklace, and all the Amethysts are secure, so you can wear with complete peace of mind!