An exquisite Victorian sterling silver fob chain tassel with an ornate Etruscan Revival cap. The tassel of six foxtail chain braids is silky and pliable to the touch and each is capped with a ball of sterling silver, lending a very elegant finish to the tassel.
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There are no stamps at all (not unusual for the era) the tassel has been carefully touchstone tested and is guaranteed as sterling silver.
Sizes: overall length (neck chain to tassel ends) is 1.5 inches or 38mm. The widest part of the tassel cap measures 7.5mm or .3 inches across.
The tassel is presented on a new sterling silver chain, 20 inches or 51cm long and stamped for 925 sterling on the clasp. Locket and chain are shown on a life size torso in image #2.
Weight: 3.8 gms
Tassel age: c.1880
Condition: Very, very good. No fraying to the braids and end caps are firmly soldered in place - a good quality tassel with very nice natural patina throughout.
These beautiful silky Victorian tassels are lovely worn as a pendant. Tactile and elegant to wear, this one makes a unique pendant.
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