ANTIQUE 1892 INDIAN COPPER GOLDSTONE NECKLACE WITH ORIGINAL BOX
Indian antique necklace in original box
This is a beautiful large pendants necklace made from copper ‘goldstones’ with shimmery gold flecks on a gold tone chain. There are 16 goldstones. This necklace is in its original box in cotton wool. They are lightweight and in excellent condition.
The outside of the box says the following: 'Goldstone Necklace Aug 1962 fragile stones very brittle From Father 70 years ago (1892) From INDIA'
Drop of necklace 9in/23cm
ABOUT GOLDSTONES - Goldstone is a type of glittering glass made in a low-oxygen reducing atmosphere. The finished product can take a smooth polish and be carved into beads, figurines, or other artifacts suitable for semiprecious stone, and goldstone is often mistaken for or misrepresented as a natural material. It is man made.