Murrle Bennett Amethyst Celtic Knot Necklace

£1,200.00

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Description

 Gorgeous silver Arts & Craft amethyst necklace by Murrle Bennette.

This beautifully designed necklace dates to the late Victorian period.

It is centered with a Celtic Knot panel suspended from two chains set with oval amethysts, with negligee chains below terminating with a further two amethysts.

The gorgeous lilac blue amethysts are millegrain collet set.

The hammered silver Celtic knot is 12 mm square.

The four oval transitional brilliant cut amethysts are 9 mm x 7 mm thats a total weight of about about 7 carat.

The pendant chain is 20 cm (8″)to the top of the Celtic knot with the negligee drops 5 cm ( 2″) & 3 cm ( 1 1/4″) to the bottom of the amethyst.

The overall length of the necklace is 26 cm (10 1/4″).

Fully hallmarked and signed MB & Co 950.

This quality necklace weighs 7.7 grams.

The antique necklace is in exceptional original condition.

It comes in the quality presentation box illustrated.

This is a rare and highly collectible necklace by the sought after designers Ernest Murrle & J B Bennett (1884 – 1914).

This elegant necklace sits on the neck beautifully and is so flattering.

our ref: 1183