Victorian French drapery necklace in yellow gold 18 karats. The necklace is composed of alternated links, some with twisted decoration, others with rose decoration. The twisted elements hold in pampille of the golden scrolls decorated with a natural pearl. A stone imitating sapphire (doublet garnet/glass) adorns the centre of the composition, decorated on both sides with laurel leaves holding scrolls adorned with a fine pearl. This necklace has five natural pearls in total. Antique french necklace from Victorian period, Napoleon III, circa 1870, France.
Eagle head hallmark, hallmark 750
Dimensions of the central decoration : 3.2 cm x 12.8 cm
Length of the necklace : 45 cm
Condition : the clasp is not original
Weight : 9.56 gr
*The antique box is not sold with the jewel*