Sterling Silver Niello Chain 17.5” with Tassel

The Curio


This is one of the most desirable types of Niello as it not only features the candy striping on alternating links, it additionally has extensive striping on both of the dog clips. A very rare, very special sterling chain, this niello example from the late 19th-early 20th century has such a beautiful presentation on the neck and in the hand, as the wearer might admire the exceptional craftspersonship of the piece. Featuring elongated links with a delicate twist, the overall presentation is both delicate and sleek, yet with memorable detail that will make this a collection favorite wherever she goes. 

Materials and Features: 

Niello, rose gold, silver


Victorian, Belgium chain, English tassel





Weight: 18.6 grams

Dimensions: 17.5” chain length

Condition: Excellent condition. Minor associated age wear. 

Please view and inspect any photos closely. We endeavor to fully disclose all condition information clearly and concisely, however, please note that what qualifies as excellent condition for historical jewelry differs from modern and contemporary pieces; please take the age of the piece into account when examining the piece. Minor age wear is typical and to be expected for antique and vintage jewelry. Unless otherwise stated, gemstones have not been officially graded for color, clarity, or treatment by GIA; any information provided is our own educated, professional assessment.

Sterling Silver Niello Chain 17.5” with Tassel

Sale price Price $650.00 Regular price $995.00