Vintage turquoise filigree lavaliere necklaceProbably made in Czechoslovakia in the 1940s, this is a striking laveliere necklace with exquisite detailing. It features sparkling aqua coloured navette and pear-shaped crystals set in antiqued goldtone metal and highlighted with delicate turquoise and white enamelling.
The centrepiece is composed of a medallion set with two large marquise stones which are overlaid with intricate enamelled foliate filigree work with small pear and round crystals and three pretty pear-shaped tear drops. The medallion is attached to a fine brass chain by four links comprising enamelled and filigree settings set with aqua crystals.
The necklace measures approximately 42cm and fastens with a bolt ring closure. The central drop is 5cm in total; each tear drop dangle is 2cm long.
This necklace comes in a beautiful velveteen and satin lined box.