12kt. Amber, Yellow gold - Antique necklace around 1920 Baltic Amber (Amber) round largest ø19.2mm - King's mountain handcrafted - No indication of treatments

Description
12kt. Amber, Yellow gold - Antique necklace around 1920 Baltic Amber (Amber) round largest ø19.2mm - King's mountain handcrafted - No indication of treatments
Size: 63cm - Total weight: 39.6 g

Excellent condition, little worn.
Antique handmade authentic necklace ca. 1920 fully set with Baltic amber - Handmade (Königsberg) Germany
Amber round beads largest approx. 19.2 mm and approx. 8.6 mm for smallest at the end. All single knotted ASC (ascending), still original thread.
Size: approx. 63 cm long - Total weight: 39.6 g
Very detailed photos, also taken up close.
Antique handcrafted necklace Germany (Königsberg, now Kaliningrad) 100% Baltic amber approx. 19.2 mm largest amber in the middle of necklace and antique screw lock in very good condition.
This caramel- or cognac-coloured very beautiful amber with large natural inclusions of leafs and insects necklace natural Baltic amber is from Germany.

This necklace has been tested with care:
- Visual test: small imperfections, clearly visible with 20x magnification
- Acetone test: no influence on amber
- Heating test: strong scent, which indicates the Baltic origin.
- UV light test: light reflection clearly visible
- Salt water test: the necklace floats (115 g salt/1 l of water), only the clasp sinks.

A photo of the last test is included; scratch or hot needle tests were not performed to prevent damage to the piece; if you require one of these tests, please email us before purchasing.

Origin: extinct 'amber tree' (Pinus succinifera).
Place of origin of the amber: Sambia, peninsula in the eastern Baltic Sea.
Place of manufacture of the necklace: Königsberg, East Prussia.
Age of the amber: 40–50 million years.
Gemstone: selected Baltic amber.

- Specifications -
Length: approx. 63 cm
Weight: approx. 39.4 g
Colour: honey/caramel, transparent natural inclusions
Polished Baltic amber
Tested for: (please see above)
Condition: wonderful
Will be sent in a jewellery gift box as international registered shipping with proof of delivery.

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Will be shipped in a beautiful new box made of red velvet in heart shape

Lot details
Type
Antique necklace around 1920
Gender
Unisex
Material
Amber, Yellow gold
Material Fineness
12kt.
Size
63cm
Total Weight
39.6 g
Condition
Very good condition - slightly used with small signs of wear
Main Stone
Baltic Amber (Amber) round largest ø19.2mm
Main Stone Treatment
No indication of treatments
Surrounding Stones
King's mountain handcrafted
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