It measures 14 1/2" from end-to-end, but has a break in the chain on one side original length was probably 15-16" long. Many garnet necklaces from this period are delicate with tiny little stones - this necklace has 5 sections - each with 5 oval faceted garnets, graduated, in open-back settings - measuring 6 in length. The largest stones measure 8mm long. All garnets are in excellent condition - no cracks or fractures.
The chain is marked 333 (8ct gold metal content) on the clasp and there is also a 333 stamp on the back of the center section. Whether you fix the chain - or replace it with a new one - this turn-of-the-century necklace will make a great addition to your collection!
The item "EDWARDIAN 8ct Gold & BOHEMIAN GARNET Necklace AS IS with Broken Chain Stamped 333" is in sale since Friday, December 11, 2020. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Fine\Victorian, Edwardian 1837-1910\Necklaces & Pendants". The seller is "jaysandi" and is located in Leominster, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped to United States, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Canada, Australia, South africa, Bahamas, Mexico, New Zealand, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bermuda, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guadeloupe, Cayman islands, Martinique, Nicaragua, Peru, Paraguay, Reunion, Uruguay.