Edwardian long gold necklace in yellow gold 18 karats. The chain of the necklace is made of rolo mesh. The clasp is cylindrical, also called “barrel”, and the box is slit crosswise to put the pawl in one direction or the other. It has 8 facets engraved with arabesques and flowers. The necklace is accompanied by a gold slide element of circular shape and decorated with a leaf and two half pearls. Jewel of the early 20th century, Art Nouveau period.
Hallmarks eagle head
Total length of the necklace: 102.5 cm
Dimension of the runner: 2 x 1.6 cm
Weight : 12.72 gr
The slide part is a mobile element used to adjust the length of a necklace or maintain a jewel. It has two hinges at the back to be able to wedge the chain there. You can use it in different ways and modulate the style of the necklace. These elements of jewelry are particularly used in the eighteenth and nineteenth century.