A Pinchbeck Chain with Turquoise Clasp

£2,500.00 GBP

measuring 122cm in length with a barrel turquoise clasp. Pinchbeck is a form of brass, an alloy of copper and zinc, mixed in proportions so that it closely resembles gold in appearance. It was invented in the 18th century by Christopher Pinchbeck, a London clockmaker. c.1850

  • Origin British
  • Period Pre 1900
  • Materials Pinchbeck
  • Main Gemstone Turquoise
  • Dimensions 122cm long 9mm wide

Product REF: 753P