Byzantine Rope Necklace

Byzantine Rope Necklace


Chainmail was first used as a way of making protective garments for soldiers and warriors in antiquity. In the modern era, it has become widely used to create beautiful jewelry. The Byzantine weave, which dates back at least 2000 years, is a popular pattern and is often used to create heavy chain. When small links are used, the resulting chain is more delicate but still durable enough for regular wear.

The Purple Raven Boutique uses small jump rings with an interior diameter (I.D.) of 3 mm to create the necklaces, bracelets and earrings in its Byzantine collection. This size of ring creates a rope style chain that is flexible and very comfortable to wear.

This listing is for a 20 inch Byzantine weave necklace made of 3 mm I.D. jump rings in 14/20 sterling silver, fitted with a matching lobster clasp. The cool color of the sterling silver gives this rope-style chain a classic look. This necklace fits in well with a capsule wardrobe and works with many styles. It will add some sparkle to your business wear or to your favorite little black dress. It will also look amazing worn with denim.

The bracelet comes in a gift box. It can be shortened at no charge. If you require a longer length, please contact me regarding an estimate (time and extra cost). Please note this listing is for the necklace only. Coordinating earrings and a bracelet are also available from The Purple Raven Boutique.

At The Purple Raven Boutique, every piece of jewelry tells a story. Make one part of yours.

Please note: Shipping in Canada and to the USA is by Canada Post via Expedited Parcel Service. If a faster shipping method is required, please contact us to upgrade to ExpressPost or United Parcel Service (UPS). International shipping is via Canada Post International Parcel Service. If a faster shipping method is required, please contact us to upgrade to United Parcel Service (UPS). Posted shipping rates include insurance. Duties and import fees are the responsibility of the purchaser. Local customers may arrange to pick up their purchase at my studio. To do so, please contact me.


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Shipping from Canada

Within three days of receiving your payment, your item(s) will be carefully and discretely packaged and sent via international or domestic mail as appropriate.

Custom forms will be completed as required by shipping regulations and any duty will be the customer's responsibility.

Shipping rates listed in the shipping profile are based on Canada Post Expedited Parcel rates for up to two small gift boxes in a padded envelope, with appropriate insurance. Please note that Canada Post has limitations on the insured value of packages so in the case of a large order, your purchase may need to be broken down into smaller packages in order to be properly insured. Shipping via Canada Post Express Post Service or United Parcel Service (UPS) is also possible. Please contact me and your invoice will be adjusted accordingly.

Please note: Delivery charges will be waived for local customers who wish to pick up their purchases. If you wish to do this, please indicate so when you place your order.

The Purple Raven Boutique assumes no responsibility for parcels once they have been shipped.

Returns & Exchanges

I gladly accept returns

Just contact me within: 14 days of delivery

Ship items back to me within: 21 days of delivery

I don't accept exchanges or cancellations

But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.

The following items can't be returned or exchanged

Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:

  • Custom or personalized orders
  • Items on sale

Returns and exchange details

If you aren't completely happy with your purchase, please contact me within three days of receiving your package. Unused items may be returned, in their original packaging, via mail for a full refund of the purchase price or to exchange it for another shop item.

Purple Raven Boutique is not responsible for any damages or loss incurred by the customer through the misuse of any store item.


I want you to be happy with your purchase. If you have any concerns, please email me and we will work to resolve them.

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