Description & Technical information

A rare archeological revival gold and micromosaic necklace, the woven gold chain threaded with spherical and spool shaped gold beads, suspending a fringe of lozenge shaped turquoise coloured micromosaic drops, alternating with amphorae of pierced and ropetwist decoration.
This magnificent necklace by Castellani is in impeccable condition and probably one of the finest examples on the art market.

Date:  1875
Period:  1850-1900
Medium: gold, Turquoise coloured micromosaic drops
Signature: Maker`s mark of Castellani.
Dimensions: 39.5 cm (15¹/₂ inches)
Categories: Jewellery