Antique Bloomed Gold Necklace #VP160526-01
Antique Bloomed Gold Necklace. This delightful bloomed gold Art Nouveau necklace has lovely floral elements and single-cut diamonds set in buttercup style forms hanging from a 14" chain. The term "bloomed" is used for gold jewelry that has been submerged in a solution of hydrochloric acid, saltpeter, and salt and water to give a slightly matte texture. Crafted in 10K yellow gold. Early 20th Century.