A Wonderful Antique Victorian Garnet Gold Book Chain Necklace, Vintage c.1850. This beautiful antique necklace is composed of antique gold filled and dates to the mid 19th century. The centerpiece holds a polished black onyx stone and well as rose cut Bohemian garnets. The necklace portion is what is referred to as Victorian book chain link and was popular during the Era. Overall the necklace is about 16 inches in length. The centerpiece is about 1 inch long by about 1 inch wide. This piece was acquired through an estate collection and is in lovely vintage condition. These examples are becoming quite scarce.