Victorian Long Continental Silver Turquoise Muff Chain 67"
A wonderful turquoise chain from the Victorian (ca1880) era! This extra long necklace is crafted in .800 purity Continental silver, and comprised of sections chain that alternate with turquoise links. The natural turquoise stones have wonderful shades of blue and green, and are polished into a smooth, round cabochon shape. Each link is encased within an open silver bezel, allowing both sides of the stone to show. At the center of the necklace is a hanging watch swivel clasp, making it possible to double the chain for a layered look, or to easily hang a complimentary pendant or locket if desired. Stamped on the watch clasp is an "800" silver purity mark. A very versatile piece, this wonderful chain is perfect for everyday wear, and would delight any turquoise lover!
Measurements: The entire length of the chain measures approximately 67" long, including the watch clasp at the center. The clasp itself hangs about 1" long. The turquoise links measure about 1/4" each in diameter, including the surrounding silver bezels.
Condition: The overall condition of the necklace is excellent. Besides normal surface wear, there is no apparent damage to the silver chain or watch clasp, which fastens securely and is in good working condition. The turquoise stones are all intact and securely set.