ANTIQUE FRENCH GUARD CHAIN 18CT GOLD ON SILVER LINK NECKLACE CIRCA 1900
This beautiful Antique Victorian French guard chain has been expertly crafted in silver and gilded in 18ct Yellow Gold. Fancy knot links have been threaded throughout in an intricate design which is a testament to the skill of the jeweller.
Guard chains, also known as slide chains, were popular in the Victorian era. Well-dressed ladies often wore these chains to hold a locket, watch or fob.
This is a versatile accessory, and a fabulous example of French Victorian craftsmanship to be treasured.
WEIGHT: 32.6 grams
MEASURES: Length 57 inches x Width 3mm
METAL: 18ct Yellow Gold on Silver
AGE: Victorian, Circa 1900
ITEM NUMBER: 19-729