Antique Georgian Original Chain and Clasp, circa 1780 Long Chain
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Antique Georgian Original Chain and Clasp, circa 1780 Long Chain

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This fabulous long Georgian chain is 18th Century - Circa 1780. Absolutely breath-taking in workmanship, each link is hand made leading to an original barrel clasp. Steeped in English History, purchased in London. The necklace is 18ct gold on pinchbeck, this is not solid gold, it is 18ct gold gilded on pinchbeck metal. Beautiful embossed workmanship throughout, even on the barrel clasp. This really is an important, special Georgian necklace, very rare and collectable. Georgian necklaces are extremely sought after worldwide. Excellent condition. Weighs 49.8 grams. Measures 37 inches in length. The clasp is 13mm in length. The chain links are 7mm across or 1/4 of an inch wide.

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  • In the Style Of
  • Place of Origin
    United Kingdom
  • Date of Manufacture
    1780
  • Seller Location
    Lancaster, GB
  • Seller Reference Number
    7228
  • Reference Number
    LU64732670973
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