This is an unusual 800 silver Chinese circlet collar necklace dragon design. The necklace is hinged on one side and has a tab clasp on the other. There is a sun like design on the widest center point and dragon designs to each side. It looks like a single large dragon on one side an 2 smaller nose to nose dragons on the other side. The necklace tapers narrower in back and has simpler leaf designs engraved there. There are no markings. The metal tests positive for silver content but below sterling grade, and is estimated to be approximately 800 grade silver.
This necklace weighs 43 gr. It has an inside circumference of 18". The necklace has a maximum thickness of 9mm and minimum of 5 mm.
Condition: there is one dent in the back side.
This is quite a unique piece. If you like antique Chinese jewelry, this piece is a standout.