Unusual Nautical themed pocket watch chain. Circa 1890
This is a novelty Victorian pocket watch chain.
The chain is made of white metal and has a middle section made of a mixture of panels, curb links, cylindrical 8 shaped links and rectangular double links, all slotted together to form a highly flexible and fluid chain. At one end is a small length of curb link chains with a dog clip. At the other end a life buoy motif with applied rope and an anchor. All in all a very unusual and decorative watch chain
The chain and fob measures 140mm long and the fob is 32mm x 5mm
The chain and fob are in 95% mint condition
Victorian (1837 to 1901)