Art Deco Sterling Carnelian Marcasite Necklace
Original Art Deco necklace, handcrafted in sterling silver, glistens front and center with a large oval red carnelian gemstone with marcasite accents. The carnelian, which displays a rich deep red color, is set in a finely-milgrained quatrefoil mounting embellished all around with sparkling marcasite. The pendant swings from a detailed marcasite bale with carved carnelian and a fancy 16-inch sterling silver chain enhanced with a marcasite. A truly stunning, original Art Deco treasure, circa 1920s. Measures 16 inches long with the pendant and bail adding an additional 2 1/2 inches; excellent condition.