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Seed Pearl and Gold Trace Link Chain Necklace


Dating from the late 19th century, this necklace is composed of gold trace link chain highlighted by white seed pearls with silver tones. Delicate and graceful, it pairs well with chains and pendants of various periods and styles, and makes just the right gift for those who love small and perfect.


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Item #: CH-19655
Circa: 1880-1890
Size: 17” length
Materials: Seed pearls; 14K Gold

Seed pearls are harvested from freshwater mollusks, once found plentifully in regions as diverse as India and Scotland. They were a popular organic gem of the 19th century, and featured in Romantic era jewelry, adorning stylized flowers, shaped plaques, festoons, and torsades.