Antique Victorian French Guard Chain Gold On Silver

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This long antique French guard chain was crafted during the late 19th Century and is made up of knotted, interlocking silver rings, gilded in 18ct yellow gold.

Guard chains were popular in the 19th Century and fitted with a ring clasp at the end so that a pocket watch or lorgnette could be hung from the end.  

It’s very stylish and can be worn as one long chain or looped twice around the neck.

WEIGHT: 34.3 grams

MEASURES: 54 inches in length – Width 3mm across

METAL: Silver/ 18ct Gold gilt

AGE: Victorian. (Circa 1880 – 1900)

ORIGIN: France

CONDITION: Excellent

ITEM NUMBER: 19-726