This quality Antique Victorian Albert Chain features a T-bar drop with a dog clip fastening, measuring 16″ in length, modelled in solid 9ct Gold.
An albert chain is a decorative chain, originally used to attach a pocket watch to the wearer’s clothing. The chain was named after Prince Albert, who was said to have been fond of wearing watch chains. The Dog clip would have been used to attach the pocket watch too and the second ring would attach a fob or pendant. The T-Bar would go through the button hole of a waistcoat to secure in place.
Today these are often worn as necklaces and the clips can be used to hang a pendant from around the neck.
This is a quality example of an Albert chain which would make a great addition to any collection.
Measures 16″ in length
Chain measures 7mm across
T bar measures 4cm
9, .375 (on every link)
T- Bar – 9, .375, B&S
Centre ring – Birmingham, date letter n (1887)
Dog clip – 9, .375, B&S
Excellent antique condition.
Item Number – 5035
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