Antique 1900's Victorian Sterling Silver 800 Silver Filigree Jade Necklace RARE!

Antique 1900's Victorian Sterling Silver 800 Silver Filigree Jade Necklace RARE!
Necklace Size: The sterling silver box chain measures 24 inches long. The pendant itself measures 1 and 1/2 inches by 1 and 1/4 inches.
Necklace Style & Stone(s): The stone in the pendant is a very rare and very beautiful light green Jade stone. The jade has a cloudy white matrix in it giving it that beautiful natural looking color! Jade was one of the rarest stones you could buy during the Victorian era, it had to be custom ordered from overseas, cut, and made! Beautiful hand carved silver filigree work on the outside of the pendant giving it that beautiful Victorian look! The pendant is 800 silver which means that it was made out of European coin silver, most likely French in nature! This was a custom made piece of jewelry for a very wealthy client back in the day! Victorian jewelry is some of the rarest and most sought after jewelry available! You see most people couldn't afford precious metal jewelry during this time. That being said it was almost always custom ordered and made to the buyers specifications. Since not much was made due to the time, not much has survived the years of being melted, broken and just simply lost with time. This necklace is a true rarity and a beautiful masterpiece!
Necklace Markings: The necklace
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