UNIQUE NECKLACE WITH ELEMENTS OF AN IMPORTANT RENAISSANCE BELT
Heavy chain with floral rods and braces, four rectangular silver-gilt plaques decorated with tritons, vases and grotesques; floral clasp.
Silver and vermeil ( Goldsmith's hallmark at the back of the antique floral clasp)
Mid-17th Century ( Dated 1661 at the back of the antique floral clasp)
Total Length : 60 cm ; Width of chain and plaques : 2.5 cm
Modern setting for a necklace : Two modern elaborately tooled rectangular brushed silver clasps and T-shaped bar stick, eight modern silver suspension braces and modern short silver chain.
Modern rearrangement of the antique elements with the floral clasp.
CREATED BY GABRIELA SISMANN ( SIGNATURE ENGRAVED ON THE CLASP )
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