Garnet Slide Sterling Silver Long Guard Chain Necklace Antique Victorian c1860

Magpie

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Charming slide set with a garnet stone to this antique sterling silver long guard chain necklace dating from the mid Victorian period. There is no clasp to the chain, to wear it simply slips over the head. Good movement to move the slide along the chain.
The silver has been tested as there are no silver marks. The stone has been tested as a real garnet, there is s nibble to the top please see the pictures.
Length 171.0 cm or 67.3 inches.
Width of chain 0.2 cm or 0.07 inches.
Diameter of slide 1.4 cm or 0.5 inches.
Weight 44.0 grams or 28.3 penny weight.