A fine antique English sterling silver Albert pocket watch chain with a shield fob charm. The chain is marked "JS" star symbol for the maker, and is fully hallmarked although the date year is obscure. It is most likely Victorian. The shield fob is fully hallmarked as well and the maker is "WHH", from the year of 1912.
It is very common to see a relatively newer fob attached to a Victorian chain. It is neat that every link is marked with the lion guaranteeing its sterling silver content. The whole thing measures approx.16 long when extended to its maximum length (end of shield to end of swivel clasp); From T-bar to the end of swivel clasp is approx. It is quite fashionable nowadays to wear Albert chain as double bracelet with the shield hanging as a charm, besides the obvious collectible value. The largest link is approx. 9mm, the smallest is nearly 6mm.
The main chain is gradual, the widest part is approx. The shield without the top ring is approx. The item "Antique Victorian sterling silver signed Albert pocket watch chain shield fob" is in sale since Wednesday, August 7, 2019. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Fine\Victorian, Edwardian 1837-1910\Other Fine Jewelry 1837-1910". The seller is "uyakiss" and is located in Seattle, Washington.
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