Ruby Necklace watch fob, c. 1875
This antique watch fob has 3 horse heads on chain, carved from mother of pearl, mint condition, circa 1875.
The necklace is hand-strung dark red ruby faceted beads, 2 diamond roundels and peruvian opals. Gold fill beads, spacers and clasp. The rubies are similar to the type of ruby found in Tanzania mineral deposits but a lower grade, according to our antique source.
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