A demi-parure of very similar design is illustrated in French Jewelry of the Nineteenth Century, Henri Vever, translated by Katherine Purcell, p. 643. and a similar necklace plus matching earrings were sold at Sotheby's for $ 52,000 (Important Jewels auction, New York, February 2008 sale N08410, lot 110).
Gold filigree choker necklace Fontenay ref.09251-0188
18 carats yellow gold, eagle's head hallmark
origin: France - Paris
length necklace 36.50 cm (14.37 inch)
weight: 84.50 grams
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