An early 20th century 15ct gold opal and demantoid garnet necklace. The opal cabochon graduated foliate line, with demantoid garnet accent scrolling stem spacers, to the belcher-link back-chain. Length 40cms. Weight 9.5gms.
Overall condition very good. Minor surface scratches/wear in keeping with general age and wear.
Opals are well matched, with good play of colour, displaying a range of hues.
Demantoid garnets are a medium yellowish green hue, well saturated, with good clarity. Most appear vibrant with one appearing slightly more yellowy. Some surface reaching inclusions.
Demantoids in mostly good condition with minor abrasion, one with shallow chip to crown facets.
Stamped 15ct to clasp.
Length of gem-set section 11.1cms.
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