Pomegranate red faceted Bohemian garnets suspended from a silver mounting with a light gold wash. Czech Republic, circa 1950's.

Item # WE33116-10

Bohemian Garnet & Silver Necklace - Granat Turnov

  • Metal- .900 silver with a gold wash
    Weight- 6.76 grams
    Hallmarks- 900 & a left facing rabbit with the number 3, the Czech Republic hallmark for .900 coin silver
    Maker's Mark- G2, a hallmark for the protected area of the Czech Republic where Bohemian garnets can be mined - Granat Turnov Cooperative
    Gemstones- fifty-five star cut Bohemian pyrope garnets, between 2.7 - 3.7 mm
    Size- 17 1/2 inch chain, 1.5mm width, the central drop pendant measures .95 inches
    Details- three link sections with side by side garnets located on either side of the pear shaped pendant drops, pendants measure 15 x 10 mm and 20 x 14 mm, the chain is secured with a spring ring clasp
    Condition- excellent vintage condition