Antique Hand-Painted Portrait on Porcelain With Lapis Lazuli Bead Necklace
Antique Hand Painted Portrait With Lapis Lazuli Choker/Necklace C. 1850
An antique hand-painted miniature portrait of a young lady on porcelain Set in an oval brass frame Suspended from natural lapis lazuli faceted beads in a choker length of 16 1/2 inches.
The necklace was stored in an unopened box, so we believe that it was unused. The faceted lapis stones are quite brilliant; difficult to capture with the camera.
The necklace is 16 1/2 inches long The pendant is 7/8 inch high x 1/2 inch wide Total weight of the necklace is 8.7 g. 5.6 dwt
In absolutely pristine condition