Victorian Malachite Sterling Silver Peruzzi Necklace
A green malachite gemstone pendant with a detailed floral chain are featured in this late 19th century Victorian Italian signed Peruzzi sterling silver necklace. The large, oval, natural malachite stone is open back and bezel set in a heavy sterling silver frame with a floral surround. The pendant connects to an elaborate chain of flowers with a bead center ending with a hook and loop clasp. Hallmarked Peruzzi (although very worn), Sterling and made in Italy. Chic and stunning!
Measurements: 16 3/4 in. long with the pendant measuring 1 1/2 in. wide and 1 1/4 in. tall
Weight: 32 grams
Condition: Very, very good with a wonderful rich patina to the silver, no chips or nicks to the malachite which has a lovely swirl pattern. A very well kept antique piece of antique jewelry!