Fine Vintage Yellow Gold Chain Necklace
Fine vintage yellow gold chain necklaces are designed to rest just above the collarbone. These elegant and classic chain jewellery pieces traditionally measure 12" and are available in a wide variety of styles and designs. These pieces of high quality jewellery complement any outfit to give an understated elegance or a bold look.
Different types of yellow gold chain necklaces and chokers
Fine vintage yellow gold chain necklaces that dates back to the Art Deco period often features elaborately decorated pendants. Many styles incorporate a selection of precious gemstones.
Vintage faceted belcher style necklaces and chokers date back to the 18th century. Many antique yellow gold Georgian style belcher chains boast a double row design with barrel clasp.
Choker yellow gold necklaces sit high on the collar, and usually comprise of a delicate gold chain with decorative pendant. Some styles feature multiple chains and a clasp for hanging a pendant.
One of the most popular items of chain yellow gold fine jewellery is the Victorian muff chain. The ornate long chain is traditionally worn through a fur muff to hold it in place for the lady. Vintage Victorian guard chains are another popular period piece that was worn on a belt to hold a watch in place.
Typical features of chain necklaces and chokers
The standard length of fine vintage yellow gold chain necklaces is 12". This length rests high on the collarbone at the base of the neck and adds an understated look of elegance to your style.
Most styles of yellow gold chain fine jewellery feature decorative and ornate pendants.
Some yellow gold chain necklaces and chokers have a double row design, giving a slightly more thick and bold design to catch more attention.
Chain style variations of fine vintage yellow gold necklaces and chokers
Anchor chains feature oval links that are connected together to create a distinctive repeat chain design.
Belcher fine vintage yellow gold necklaces and chokers features oval interlocking links that are arranged at alternate 180 degrees. This popular chain originated in Britain in the 18th century, and is also known as a rolo chain.
Curb chains are a popular style for fine vintage yellow gold necklaces and chokers. This fine chain features an arrangement of round or oval identical links that interlock together.
Trace link fine vintage yellow gold necklaces and chokers typically features fine oval links that boast a uniform breadth and thickness. This is a popular elegant chain choice for displaying a classic solitaire pendant.