This is an unusual and gorgeous vintage necklace. This signed SPHINX marcasite leaf necklace features a series of linked element leading down to a bib of three leaves. The shape is delicate and hangs beautifully on the neck in a choker length.
This is in excellent condition condition and probably dates from the 50s . It is very well made and shows very little wear.
It is a lovely choker bib necklace that is very very special. Marcasite is difficult to photograph well but this piece has a beautiful sparkle and would make a lovely wedding necklace.
Sphinx is a British company 1948 – late 1990s and is quite collectable.
The necklace weighs 20 grams. It measures 43cm long and sits nicely around the neck. Presented in a beautiful satin drawstring bag.