Art Deco Silver & Marcasite Necklace

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Art Deco Silver & Marcasite Necklace

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A simple but very effective looking silver Art Deco necklace. It has been set with graded marcasites (iron pyrites). Marcasite imitated their much more expensive cousins, diamonds. So this piece was the costume jewellery of the 1920s.

Written by Olly Gerrish
MeasurementsLength 15 ½ in / 39.4 cm
Drop height 1 in / 2.6 cm
ConditionVery Good
HallmarksS T G Silver (for sterling silver)
Date & OriginArt Deco (1920-1935), English
ProvenanceEnglish