This stunning antique moonstone festoon necklace is English in origin and dates to the late Victorian / early Edwardian period circa 1900. It is in pristine condition. The moonstones are oval cabochons and bezel set on a spectacle chain. The chain is 925 sterling silver. There are a total of 17 moonstones in the necklace, ranging in size from the smallest round stone at 6.5mm (L) x 5.5mm (W) x 2.2mm (depth) to the largest oval stone (center stone) at 9.5 (L) x 7.5 (W) x 4mm (D).
This classically beautiful necklace is all original and in excellent condition. No cracks noted in any of the stones which is highly unusual in a piece of this age for stones as delicate as moonstones. All of the stones are perfectly matched. All of them have a dreamy bluish hue. The total length of the necklace is 18.5 inches (47cm).
The total weight of the necklace is 7.6 grams. Please see photos for more details. The item "Antique English c1900 Natural Moonstone Festoon Necklace in Silver 7.6g" is in sale since Monday, December 30, 2019. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Fine\Victorian, Edwardian 1837-1910\Necklaces & Pendants".
The seller is "huntlym" and is located in Santa Monica, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.