Vintage Silver Egyptian Dainty Choker Filigree Necklace with Stars
A very elegant silver choker necklace from Egypt. It has a central filigree crescent shaped pendant with small applique 8 pointed stars and little silver drops. From the bottom hang small domed disc pendants. The chain has some lovely hand worked elements made from wire. The rest of the chain is delicate links that end in a spring ring closure. The necklace is unmarked which is unusual for Egyptian jewelry, but has the style of similar necklaces from the 1940's and 50's. It tests as silver. It may have been made for the artisan him/herself and so was not marked. the necklace is in great vintage condition.
- Length is 38 cm (15").
- Depth of pendant is 4 cm (1 1/2").
- Weight is 16.2 g.