Barclay was founded by Alvin and Robert Rice and Louis Mark in 1946 in Providence, RI. The company was in business until about 1957. The choker necklace is a light gold tone finish with tear drop links featuring deep purple glass stones with tiny crystal rhinestones. This necklaces features a Barclay hang tag. The closure is a J hook. It is a well constructed heavier piece and is in excellent condition. Size is 13 1/2 inches which includes a three inch extension.