ANTIQUE VICTORIAN PURPLE PASTE NECKLACE CIRCA 1860
This spectacular Antique Victorian Amethyst Paste necklace is Circa 1860.
Steeped in English history, purchased in London this fabulous necklace is set with 23 rich purple Paste stones.
The Paste stones are set in 18ct Gold on Silver, which compliment the beautiful stones.
Paste stones sparkle beautifully captivating the allure of natures beauty.
Paste is a heavy, very transparent flint glass that simulates the fire and brilliance of gemstones because it has relatively high indices of refraction and strong dispersion.
Each Paste stone is over 6ct each.
All genuine Circa 1860.
Looks fabulous around the neck, the rich velvet colours of the Paste stones are magnificent.
With beautiful Gold gilt balls in between each Paste Amethyst, this displays prestigious workmanship of its time.
Paste jewellery was popular during the Georgian and Victorian Eras and is perfect for a wedding, or special occasion.
Excellent all round condition.
Weighs 53.4 grams.
Measures 17 inches in length.
Each paste stone measures 13mm across x 13mm down.