ANTIQUE VICTORIAN ALBERT CHAIN 18CT GOLD ON STERLING SILVER CIRCA 1900. A grand Antique late-Victorian Albert chain made Circa 1900. The piece is made up of solid Sterling Silver links, a T-bar and large spring ring clasp which have all been gilded in 18ct Yellow Gold. Albert chains were used in the Victorian era to secure a pocket watch by attaching it via the T-bar to the buttonhole of a waistcoat. They were named after Prince Albert, who was Queen Victorias consort until his death in 1861.Each link is solid, and some contain their original Sterling Silver lion hallmarks. It has a good heavy weight to it and is in Excellent condition. MEASURES: Length 19 inches - Width 6mm across each link T-bar measures Width 35mm x Height 8mm. METAL: Sterling Silver gilded in 18ct Yellow Gold (Tested). MARKS: Sterling Silver lion hallmarks, Makers initials: S. Our Antique Jewellery is not kept on the premises for security reasons.
Should you wish to view an item please provide 48hrs notice enabling us to collect from our secure vault. The item "ANTIQUE VICTORIAN ALBERT CHAIN 18CT GOLD ON STERLING SILVER CIRCA 1900" is in sale since Thursday, January 9, 2020. This item is in the category "Jewellery & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewellery\Vintage Fine Jewellery\Victorian (1837-1901)". The seller is "laurelle_ltd" and is located in UK.This item can be shipped worldwide.