14K GOLD Antique Bar Link Pocket Watch CHAIN
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A Gorgeous 15-1/4" Long Antique Art Deco Watch Chain Necklace in Solid 14K Rosy Yellow Gold Setting with Sleek Bar Link Stations accented with Intricate Rope alternating with Curb Link Chains, perfect to wear as a Necklace which can be used with a Locket or as a Pocketwatch Chain! It is finished with a Swivel Dog Clip Hook and Early Spring Ring Clasp for a Fob, Hallmarked Provenance Austria-Hungarian Gold Standard Stamp and Makers Mark HB, Weight 6.2 Grams circa 1920's!
Measurements for the Chain are 15-1/4" in length from hook to clasp. Width is 1/8". The Swivel Hook is 7/8" in length by 1/4" in width at widest point. Spring Ring Clasp is 1/2" in length by 7/16" in width.
This Antique Watch Chain is Sturdy and Elegant! It has the 14K Gold Standard Fox Head Hallmark (Irregular Hexagon) with the Fox Head facing to the left; the letter A to the left of it, and a number 4 on the right of it. The letter A stands for the Vienna (Wien) Central Assay Office in Austria. The number 4 stands for the fourth stand for gold in Austria which is 14K Gold. Fox Head A4 = 14 carat, Vienna, Austria! There is also a makers mark 'HB' which may be attributed to the Hermann Beck firm located in Vienna, Austria in this same time period. The Clasp also has the letter A Hallmark and one of the Stations has the Fox Head Stamp. This authenticates the history of the Watch Chain (See Hallmark Photos). It is in Excellent Antique condition with minor use.