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

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
Antique necklace around 1920
Amber, Yellow gold
Material Fineness
Total Weight
39.6 g
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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