Exquisite Edwardian, 15ct, 15k, 625 Gold & Pearl Swallow, swift necklace, C1901 Exquisite Edwardian, 15ct, 15k, 625 Gold & Pearl Swallow, swift necklace, C1901 Click images to enlarge
Description Exquisite Edwardian, 15ct, 15k, 625 Gold & Pearl Swallow, swift necklace
A beautiful, turn of the century, late Victorian, early Edwardian Swallow, Swift necklace made during the Art Nouveau period.
This gorgeous piece features three swallows in flight mounted with tiny, bright seed pearls. The central swallow measures 29.5 x 19.5mm and is flanked by two, slightly smaller swallows ( 25x15mm) the swallows are mounted with sprays of pearl studded foliage. Intricately designed with each section articulated, allowing natural movement of the pieces. The centre piece has a beautifully pearl mounted, tapered section at either end and is connected to a gold rope chain, complete with a barrel clasp. The centre piece measures 12 x 2.5 cms, weight is 15.3 grams
Hallmarked 15ct (denotes 15carat gold) All pearls look to be original, the necklace is in very good condition except for two small repairs to the chain.
Perfect for a wedding or pearl wedding anniversary!
Pearl is the traditional birthstone for June.
A lovely piece of Victorian jewellery, this fine lavaliere necklace will be delivered in a new beautiful black leatherette & velvet fitted double-door case as displayed.
MEASUREMENTS: Length: 16.75″ / 43cm
WEIGHT: 15.3 grams
HALLMARKS: 15ct (denotes 15carat gold)
CONDITION: Good condition – two tiny repairs evident on the chain
DATE: Art Nouveau (1895 to 1910)
PRODUCT CODE: N065