Rare antique Edwardian or Victorian paste dog collar choker necklace with black gros grain ribbon tie. nled496
Antique Edwardian paste dog collar choker necklace with ribbon tie
Antique Edwardian or Victorian flexible paste dog collar choker necklace with black grosgrain ribbon tie. This piece is in all original condition with the exception of the ribbon which is new. All of the stones are present. no black or dead stones. The choker is constructed with silver plated metal. The paste stones are prong set in little metal cuts that are fused together with various flex points so that the necklace wraps gracefully around the throat. The metal has darkened with age - and some of the silver plate is worn. There are rings at each end at which the grosgrain ribbon is attached. Measures 12-7/8 inches end to end with enough ribbon to accomodate most neck sizes. 1 inch wide in the center.
This is a truely rare and unique necklace that has survived over time is in amazing antique condition for its age. It is sturdy and wearable for years to come.