Description & Technical information

The fancy snakelink chain hung with eleven graduating oval cabochon garnets spaced by shorter gold ball pendants, each oval garnet within a ropetwist border and with smaller round cabochon garnet collet above and gold tear-drop below, similar at back to clasp, the front fringe further embellished with swagged chains in between.
Weight: 48.5g

Date:  c.1870
Period:  19th century
Medium: Cabochon garnet and gold fringe
Dimensions: 44 x 4.2 cm (17³/₈ x 1⁵/₈ inches)
Categories: Jewellery