VERY UNUSUAL + RARE! ANTIQUE Vintage 20 k ct gold Rajasthan bead charm pendant
PLEASE READ THE ENTIRE DESCRIPTION!!!!! Glanced over the details or imagined something different too big, too small, too heavy, too light, not what I expected etc. LITERALLY all in the description.
TO ERR IS HUMAN - TO BLAME OTHERS FOR YOUR MISTAKES IS NOT. For this listing and all others. Alloys with a higher gold content will have a color that is more saturated and yellow. In contrast, lower-karat alloys will look paler in comparison. 20 karats out of a maximum of 24 karats.
It's composed of 83.3% gold and 16.7% alloy. 20k gold is the same as 833 gold. Fabulous and rare antique 20k ct gold bead charm pendant from Rajasthan, India. Please read the product parameters.
And choose the jewelry that suits you to avoid unnecessary trouble. This authentic 20k gold bead is part of my personal collection. These unusual beads are highly sought after by serious collectors and connoisseurs.
SO PLEASE NO ARGUMENTS - NO DISCUSSIONS - unless there is something fun and interesting to discuss. It definitely takes a connoisseur of tribal jewelry, a true collector to appreciate the beauty of these pieces that represent Indian Culture and Art. This bead was part of a bracelet (I know this because I took the bracelet apart) - it is approximately 110+ years old and very rare.
Entirely handmade (look at the shape) and solid 20k gold. I added the bale (which is 14k gold and thin) so it can be worn as a charm/pendant in a necklace.
You can wear it on a gold necklace or on a cotton string necklace. NO OTHER ITEMS ARE INCLUDED and were only photographed for illustrations purposes. Antique tribal 20k gold bead - I added a 14k gold bale (thin) so it can be worn as a charm or pendant. This is a rare old piece.
Antique work by a goldsmith around 110 years ago or even older. A piece of Indian culture, history and art. Item may appear smaller or larger in the pictures then in real life.
Please refer to the measurements and the weight. Origin: Rajasthan (north of India).
20 k ct yellow gold. NOT hallmarked (stamped) but of course tested by me - this bead charm is from my personal collection. Nobody stamped / hallmarked handmade items over 100 years ago in India. 20k yellow gold is distinguished by its rich color and develops a beautiful luster when worn. Round thin bale is 14 k ct gold (I made it myself). 2 centimeters x 1 centimeter at its highest or 0.78 x 0.39 inches. Item may appear smaller or larger, heavier or lighter in the pictures than in real life. PLEASE REFER TO THE MEASUREMENTS AND THE WEIGHT, THE PICTURES AND THE VIDEO. Compare the item to a charm you own. Use a measuring tape or a ruler.
So you can visualize the size properly. MORE PRECISE THAN THIS IS IMPOSSIBLE.
1.42 grams (of mostly 20k gold) 14k bale is wire thin. Compare the weight to an item you own. Please read the product parameters carefully and choose the jewelry that suits you to avoid unnecessary trouble.
ALWAYS APPROXIMATE NEVER ABSOLUTE and have been taken to the best of my abilities Scales weigh (slightly) differently due to gravitational force. Compare the measurements and the weight to an item you own. FORGETTING TO READ the measurements. Cannot and is NOT my fault. 20 k ct gold is high carat gold.
Bead has of course wear (over 110 years of wear). Colors might display differently on your screen or you might perceive them differently. I took pictures with an iphon in broad daylight sun.
No alterations were made, no filters were used. I decline any and all responsibility as the display/perception of colors. There is no winning this is the best I can do. WHAT YOU SEE IS WHAT YOU'LL GET - THERE ARE NO MYSTERIES.
100+ years old handmade antique 20k gold bead charm with wear (see pictures). I did not clean the charm (I much prefer it this way). Charm might look smaller or larger in the pictures than in real life. Please refer to the measurements. Bale was added by me. Compare the stated measurements and the weight to an item you own FOR SCALE. MORE ACCURATE THAN THIS IS IMPOSSIBLE. THE pictures - taken from all angles. Pictures and video are part of the description. Feature to enlarge the pictures. Don't assume - ask any and all questions BEFORE THE SALE. "I thought it was different".
Thought you spent too much. Gift recipient doesn't like it.
What you see is what you'll get and if you have a doubt, send me a message and I'll gladly help or take more pictures. YOU HAVE ALL THE NECESSARY INFORMATION TO MAKE AN INTELLIGENT DECISION AND. I DO NOT SELL MY ITEMS ON APPROVAL.
NOR DO I SEND ANTIQUE ITEMS HALF WAY AROUND THE WORLD FOR YOU TO TEST THEM OUT OR "SEE THEM" AND THEN RETURN THEM. A LL SALES ARE FINAL! Apologies to all my kind customers UNFORTUNATELY, I need to go on the record. A word to the crooks/the impossible-to-deal-with/the crazies out there / the people that ruin a good thing for everyone: I take many, many pictures and videos before sending an item off.
So if you start playing games with me i. Claiming something is not gold, or breaking/damaging the item on purpose or "trying" to illegally return an item..
Filing a false claim is FRAUD and I stand behind my LONG AND DETAILED description. The same goes for feedback extortion. Condition is ANTIQUE, pre-owned, loved, used for many decades.
Dents and wear are commensurate with 100+ years of age. This is an amazing piece of Indian culture and heritage.
Nothing ever made by hand is "perfect". What you see is what you will get. AS DESCRIBED (in a very detailed lengthy text, repeating the specs over and over).
AS-IS (a rare antique bead charm 20 k gold 100+ years old with wear). AND ABSOLUTELY NO DISCUSSIONS AFTER THE SALE. No gift box but as always nicely packaged and fully insured. For your protection and mine.