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Edwardian Moonstone Festoon Necklace

Description

DATE: Edwardian, c.1905

A magical blue moonstone festoon necklace, set with 18 individual cabochon stones in two tiers. The moonstones display excellent adularescence - the effect whereby they appear to glow brightly from within - and rest in 15k gold mounts on a long 16 inch trace chain. Dating to the Edwardian era, c.1905, it sits beautifully just below the collar.

STONES

Blue Moonstone

MEASUREMENTS

Wearable length: 16 inches - Moonstones range from 10.6mm to 5.0mm

WEIGHT

6.2g

MARKS

No marks present, tests as 15k gold

CONDITION

Excellent

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