STUNNING Antique Victorian gold taille de epargne black enamel hardstone carnelian cameo tassel fringe necklace. The piece is entirely hand made, cameo hand carved. Rosy pink solid 10K gold with a removable tassel. Wear the tassel independently, or hang something besides the tassel from the bottom! The mounting measures 2-1/4" total length including the tassel (1" without the tassel) x 15/16". The chain measures 18" in length and has a tongue in groove pressure clasp that is very secure and still locks in place firmly. Weighs 19 grams. With black enamel tracery accents- (Taille De Epargne). The hardstone carnelian cameo measures 7/16" x 3/8" and has a high relief profile, and is bezel set. With a single accent natural seed pearl just above the cameo. Typical of the majority of authentic Victorian jewels (particularly hand crafted pieces such as this), the piece is not gold hallmarked, but it has been carefully tested to guarantee 10K content and quality. Exquisite and in extremely well babied condition. Circa mid to late 1800's.