Art Deco Chinese Sterling Carved Rock Quartz Crystal + Onyx Necklace 17"
A fantastic rock quartz crystal necklace from the Art Deco (ca1920) era! This beautiful sterling silver piece is comprised of a rock quartz crystal ring hanging at the center of an ornate chain. The relatively large sized disc features incredible carved details with delicate cutouts throughout, perfectly showcasing its Chinese origin. Six faceted rock quartz crystal beads symmetrically rest along the chain, each flanked by a delicate onyx rondelle. The color contrast between the rock quartz crystal and onyx is stunning, with light catching the facets beautifully with every turn. The gorgeous stones hang along an ornate wirework chain which wraps around the large loop on either side and fastens in the back with a white gold spring ring clasp stamped "10K." A fabulous necklace that would look stunning worn day or night, it would made a wonderful addition to any collection!
Measurements: The necklace measures 17" long. The central loop measures approximately 1 1/8" in diameter and is 1/8" thick. Each rock quartz crystal bead measures about 10mm in diameter.
Condition: The overall condition of the necklace is excellent. Besides normal surface wear, there is no apparent damage to the sterling silver or white gold setting. The stones are all intact and securely set. The spring ring clasp is secure and in good working condition.