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Art Deco White Paste Plati-non Necklace

$400.00

Art Deco White Paste Plati-non Necklace

$400.00


Description

DATE: Art Deco, 1920s

A striking Art Deco Plati-non necklace set with white paste gemstones. It's comprised of various different shaped cuts of white paste - long rectangles, squares, and circles - arranged around a central shield-shaped stone. Plati-non is a rare metal alloy created in the 1920s to replicate the appearance of platinum. It was marketed by John Wall of Birmingham at the British Industry Fair of 1922 under the tagline “The Reputable Platinum Imitation - Finest Finish – Untarnishable”

STONES

White Paste gemstones

MEASUREMENTS

Wearable length: 16 inches

Pendant: 3.8 x 1.8cm

WEIGHT

4.7g

MARKS

Stamped Plati-non

CONDITION

Very good

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