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Silver Albert Watch Chain (double)
Reference: S1232
Period: George V
Year: 1912
Silversmith: Cohen & Charles
Place: Chester
Price: $ 260.00
Weight: 70 grams
Dimensions: 42cm
Condition: Excellent.

Description: Lovely Albert fob chain, of exceptional quality - each and every link in the chain is individually hallmarked with the lion sterling mark. One link has the citymark and datestamp as well. Both bulldog clips at the end of the chains are also hallmarked with the lion and date letter. Albert Cohen and Charles Solomon were highly regarded manufacturing jewellers, based in Holborn Circus, London, who were the sole representatives of the Parisian firm Baudet Freres & Cie in the UK and colonies. The Albert was named after Prince Albert, Consort to Queen Victoria. This particular one is a double, with 2 chain ends, and central attachment for a seal. The bar would fit into a waistcoat buttonhole. Given the length of this Albert, it could be worn as a necklace.
Silver Albert Watch Chain (double)
Albert fob chain

Silver Albert Watch Chain (double)
Scale

Silver Albert Watch Chain (double)
Fob detail

Silver Albert Watch Chain (double)
Chain hallmarks

Silver Albert Watch Chain (double)
Back of fob

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