Rare Russian Enamel Gold Presentation Necklace, circa 1880
This Romanov era gold pendant from the period of tsar Alexander II or Alexander III is enamelled Daryou in Russian (tr: I give to you) above three enameled flowers on an original Russian gold chain with cylindrical clasp.
Russia, circa 1880, stamped 56 with maker’s mark DA possibly for Dmitry Aksenov, the chain stamped Cyrillic GD
The pendant: 1 in. (2.5 cm) long, including outer ring; the chain 17 1/4 in. (43.8 cm) long.