Delicate, Edwardian 9ct rose gold & natural Seed Pearl chain, Lgth: 19″ / 48.5cm
A dainty Edwardian, 9ct rose gold & natural Basra Pearl chain with bolt and jump ring clasp. This pretty antique chain features five x 2.5mm natural pearls connected with gold wire at approx 3.5 inch intervals on a rolo link chain.
Hallmarks worn on bolt ring (375 for 9ct gold)
Tiny natural pearls from India were used extensively in antique Jewellery. Many of the pearls used were from the Pinctada radiata oyster found in the Persian Gulf, the Red seas and Sri Lanka.
Pearl is the traditional birthstone for June.
MEASUREMENTS: Lgth: 19″ / 48.5cm
WEIGHT: 1.1 grams
CONDITION: Good Antique condition
DATE: Edwardian (1901 to 1910)