Vintage sterling silver necklace with turquoise made in Germany. This amazing item is flawless as it is composed of a beautiful sterling silver metal that makes up filigree style links for the chain. These links connect to different looking sections of silver metal adorned with two marcasites on each link. This brings you to the center pendant which is absolutely breathtaking. The centerpiece has row after row of marvelous marcasites as well as two lovely dangles centered with a bezel set marcasite. The very center of this necklace has a very large and beautiful genuine turquoise gemstone that has been shaped like a hexagon. The back of the center pendant has the signatures "Sterling H.B." on one side signifying the silver make-up and the designer by the name of A. Hermann Bender. The other side is signed "Germany" in noticeable stamped lettering. This item has a lovely sterling silver spring ring clasp which holds very well and the necklace measures 16 1/4" long with the centerpiece being 1 1/2" long by 1 3/4" in width. This item is in amazing condition having no wear to the sterling silver or missing marcasites. It also looks very elegant when being worn by a beautiful lady. An exquisite sterling silver, marcasite, and turquoise necklace.