ANTIQUE VICTORIAN GUARD CHAIN 9CT GOLD CIRCA 1880
An exquisite, long Antique Victorian Guard chain from the late 19th Century made up of faceted 9ct Yellow Gold links which have developed a lovely rosy hue with age.
The chain is complete with a claw clasp at the end which may have been used to attach a pocket watch or a cylinder of fur known as a Muff to keep the wearer's hands warm in winter.
It has a lovely weight to it and the links articulate smoothly together. It can be worn as one long chain or looped twice around the neck.
WEIGHT: 26.30 grams
MEASURES: Length 62 inches x Width 3mm
METAL: 9ct Yellow Gold (Stamped)
AGE: Victorian. (Circa 1880 – 1900)
ITEM NUMBER: AJ440