ANTIQUE STERLING SILVER ROSARY NECKLACE by W HAYWARD CO

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  • Item Category: Fraternal, Political, Organizations
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Jul 22, 2009
  • Channel: Auction House

This is a very nice antique (Victorian era/Edwardian era 1800's to 1915 c) Rosary necklace. Made of sterling silver with faux (imitation) pearl beads. Made by the Walter E. Hayward Co, ATTLEBORO MA, (USA), Established in 1851 and later became Amtel Corp. Hallmarked on back of cross: "HAYWARD, STERLING". Also, center piece is marked: "STERLING" . Necklace length to center piece (pendant above cross), measures approx 27 inches (large enough to go over most people head). Cross has beautiful raised detail of Jesus. Cross pendant measures about 2 inches tall and 1 1/16 inches wide. Miraculous center piece, also has beautiful detail and measures about 3/4 inch by nearly 2/3 inch. From center piece to bottom of cross pendant, measures: 7 1/2 inches long. Center piece measures: 3/4 inch by 2/3 inch.From bottom of center piece to bottom of cross, measures: 5 1/3 inches. It's heavy. Total weighs: 29.3 grams. In excellent vintage condition. Would make a nice gift. Or, own it for yourself and invest in this beautiful collecible Rosary necklace and appreciate it as it's antiquity value continues to increase even more so over time. I received a 100% Positive Feedbacks score with highest ratings. And, one of ebay's highest in repeat satisfied buyers. Shipping & Handling: FREE within USA . Insurance of $1.70 is required. International Shipping

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