Antique Victorian Scottish Banded Agate Heart Necklace
Lovely antique Victorian Scottish banded agate heart drop necklace, rendered in sterling silver and produced in the late 1800s. The central pendant has an agate hoop with a carved agate heart suspended in the center. Banded agate necklaces were so popular in Victorian England that by around 1900, the mines that produced these stones were exhausted. Exquisite Victorian necklace as in style today as it was well over 100 years ago.
Materials: Sterling Silver
Gemstone: Scottish Banded Agate
Measurements: Pendant and drop measure 1.25 inches and suspended from a 16-inch fine silver link chain.
Date: Circa late 1800s
Condition: In excellent condition with no chips or nicks to the gemstone agates and the silver having a lovely warm patina.