Albertina Watch Chain Bracelet Tassel Charm Sterling Silver Antique Victorian English 1897.
Fantastic quality to this antique ladies albertina watch chain unusually with English hallmarks dating it to the late Victorian period. The main chain is long enough to be worn today as a fantastic & unusual bracelet with a tassel pendant charm.
The links of the chain are marked with the silver lion, the date letters can be found to the dog clip clasp as well as the T bar, the letter to both is 'x' but there is no assay office, we believe from the letter the year is 1897 with the Birmingham assay office, please see the pictures to judge for yourself.
Good secure dog clip clasp to the one end which has a good spring. The other end there is a tassel pendant charm, all the end balls are present. The albertina also has attached a T bar pendant.
Total length 26.2 cm or 10.3 inches.
Length when secured as a bracelet 20.0 cm or 7.8 inches.
Length of tassel charm including bale 3.5 cm or 1.3 inches.
Weight 24.0 grams or 15.0 penny weight.