ANTIQUE VICTORIAN MOONSTONE GARLAND NECKLACE STERLING SILVER CIRCA 1890
A fabulous Antique late Victorian garland necklace showcasing twenty-seven wonderful Moonstone droppers which graduate in size towards the centre. The largest stone is approx. 8ct and displays a natural schiller under the surface.
Moonstones have a lovely ghostly hue and a luminous surface similar to that of Moonlight. They are said to be a magical stone providing a channel for prophecy, and a path to wisdom.
The chain is Sterling Silver and has been gilded in Yellow Gold with a newer ring clasp fitted at the end. It’s in excellent condition and would be perfect for a wedding or glamorous occasion.
WEIGHT: 17.2 grams
MEASURES: Length 16 inches – Largest dropper 19mm down x 11.5mm across
MOONSTONES MEASURE: Largest 10mm x 15mm, Smallest 4mm x 6mm
METAL: Sterling Silver, gilded in Gold
AGE: Victorian. (Circa 1880 – 1900)
MARKS: 925 (Sterling stamp)
ITEM NUMBER: 20-873