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Georgian Diamond Barrel Clasp on Victorian Chain
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A darkly glittering barrel clasp made around the year 1800 with 30 rose-cut diamonds. It elevates an already great Victorian gold chain to the next level. Let this be your base for charms, or wear it solo with the barrel-shaped closure as the main event. 

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  • Materials

    9k gold chain (marked), silver, 30 1.5-2.5mm rose cut diamonds

  • Age

    c. 1800 clasp, c. 1880 chain

  • Condition

    Very good - we've attached this Georgian era clasp to a later Victorian chain

  • Size

    20" length, 1/2" x 1/4" clasp

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please note:Terms of Sale

Antiques can be returned unworn and in original condition within 10 days of delivery for an exchange or refund minus the cost of shipping. Once a piece has been altered, including ring re-sizing, it is FINAL SALE.

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