YOU ARE VIEWING A VERY RARE, ANTIQUE 1800'S VICTORIAN ERA FRENCH ROSARY IN 18KT YELLOW AND ROSE GOLD AND NATURAL CUT AMETHYST BEADS AND COMES IN A NEW BUCCELLATI BOX FOR STORAGE. 18kt gold rosaries are rare, especially those from this period. IT HAS BEEN PROFESSIONALLY STEAMED CLEAN AND LOOKS FANTASTIC.
THE NATURAL AMETHYST STONES HAVE A LILAC SHADE TO THEM. A RARE AND BEAUTIFUL PIECE AND OVER 100 YEARS OLD.Circa mid to late 1800s. Weighs 21 grams and measures approx. 15 1/2 L, the necklace part is 10" Long which would make it around 20" around as a necklace.
It is in very good condition, with minor evidence of use, the original owners initials on back. (a clasp can be easily added if you choose to wear as a necklace).