Classification: women's necklace made of Baltic amber beads in faceted cut.
Single strand necklace with beads graduating in size.
Age, origin: 1920s, Germany.
Total weight: 48.0 grams.
Total length: 54 cm
Largest bead: 2.10 x 2.05 cm
Beads left and right of the largest bead in the centre, 1.90 x 1.85 cm each.
Smallest bead on the clasp: 0.90 x 0.85 cm.
Total number of amber stones: 45 = 43 beads plus 2 amber elements on the clasp.
Clasp: original amber screw clasp.
Clasp elements: 1.5 x 0.8 cm & 1.1 x 0.8 cm.
Colour: honey yellow.
Cut: original Königsberg olive faceted cut.
Condition: perfect condition for its age.
Unique piece: yes.
Private sale from family ownership.
In original condition.
'Historically, faceted amber necklaces can be traced back to the Bückeburg wedding necklaces from the Principality of Schaumburg-Lippe.
As a wedding gift, the bride received the sparkling faceted cut amber necklace from the groom'.
Amber classification: 1AAA succinite.
Origin: extinct 'amber pine' (Pinus succinifera).
Place of amber's origin: Baltic States.
Place of necklace manufacture: Königsberg.
Age of the amber: 40-50 million years.
Gemstone: selected Baltic amber.
Guarantee of authenticity:
Unconditional guarantee regarding the authenticity of the amber.
The amber on offer is guaranteed to be 100% genuine Baltic amber that is natural and untreated.
Contains no additional materials, adhesives, synthetics, varnish or anything similar.
Not pressed or melted down, each bead was polished from a single piece of amber.
We hereby guarantee that this necklace is unique and an old German antique, and not a Chinese, Eastern European or Near Eastern, new or mass-produced item.
Tests conducted on amber:
Characteristic pine resin smell upon heating.
Freshwater and salt water test.
UV light shows the characteristic amber colour.
Static charge: positive.
Tested jeweller's ware.
Insured shipping with DHL including tracking number starts at €7.49 for the FRG.
New and original DHL shipping box.
Multiple layers of soft, secure packaging.
- Königsberger Schliff - Germania anni '20 - Garanzia antica
- Collana baltica - 43 pietre d'ambra sfaccettate - 2,10 x 2,05 cm
- 54,0 cm
- Peso totale
- 48 g
- Eccellenti condizioni - usato raramente con minimi segni di usura