Description & Technical information

Necklace in archaeological revival style.
A similar necklace from the estate of Augusto Castellani's granddaughter belongs to the collections of the Capitoline Museums in Rome.

Date:  1880
Period:  1850-1900, 19th century
Origin:  Rome
Medium: Rubies, Natural pearls, gold
Signature: Certificate from the Gem & Pearl Laboratory in London for the pearls.

Dimensions: 39 x 3.9 cm (15³/₈ x 1¹/₂ inches)
Categories: Jewellery