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Tortoiseshell Chain



A lovely blonde tortoiseshell chain. Dating from the 1890s, these were popular and the wearer would often hang a treasure or pendant from the chain.

The chain has no clasp and slips over the head to hang easily and lightly.

Lovely varied colour and a rare find today.

Written by Olly Gerrish
Date & OriginVictorian (1839-1901), English
MeasurementsFull length of necklace: 64cm, 25 ¼inchesIndividual link: 2cm, ¾inch
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