ITEM: Vintage Sterling Silver & 14k Gold Symmetalic W.E Richards Garnet Necklace
COMPOSITION: Sterling Silver and 14k Yellow Gold, Acid tested
GEM: Garnet 4.5mm
CONDITION: Estate Item, Very Good
WEIGHT: 10.5 Grams
MEASUREMENT: 16", Pendant 3 3/4" X 1 1/8"
MARKS: Sterling+14k Symmetalic
COMMENTS: This beautiful necklace dates back to the late 1930-40's. The pendant portion is marked with the maker and metal content, sterling with 14k overlay. The loose rope chain acid tests to the 14k gold standard. The necklace has beautiful patina which emphasizes the detail in the pendant portion. Pictured as received from a local estate. Very good estate condition with minimal wear indicative of age. Cleaning and/or polishing by request at no additional cost.
Symmetalic is the registered trademark of W. E. Richards company that is still in business in Attleboro, Massachusetts. The mark Symmetalic was introduced in 1936. A symmetalic piece of jewelry is a jewelry made of sterling silver metal that has 14K yellow gold overlay which is well known as vermeil.
1940's Symmetalic W.E Richards Sterling Silver and 14k Gold Garnet Necklace ~ 16"
$450 $600 SALE