Victorian diamond and silver over gold necklace circa 1890. *
ABOUT THIS ITEM: Behold a dreamy creation from a long bygone era. Entirely set with eleven carats of old-cut diamonds that sparkle with intensity and sprinkle rays of colored light into the air, this genuine Victorian necklace is still capable of capturing the imagination and delight the senses. And although it might seem like a romantic notion, the fact cannot be ignored that a jewel such as this necklace was specially commissioned for an important woman of means. In today’s world, it is no less than that, unapologetically gratifying and luxurious.
DIAMONDS: one hundred sixty-three old-cut diamonds totaling approximately 11.00 carats, approximately H-K color, VS-SI clarity.
METAL: 14-karat gold, silver.
WEIGHT: 29.9 grams.
MEASUREMENTS: approximately 15” (38 cm) long overall, the front center section approximately 1-5/8” (3.70 cm) vertical width.
CONDITION: high magnification photographs show considerable design details, and that the item is in good condition, all consistent with age and wear.
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