This would be typical when each link is hand forged. The chain is 27 long including the hook. The links vary in sizes from 2" long to 3 3/4" long.Good condition for it's age with some moderate to severe surface rust and pitting, no breaks. See description above for further info on the condition.
The item "RARE Vintage Hand Forged Chain w Large Links Antique Farm Old Ship 8549" is in sale since Monday, January 6, 2014. This item is in the category "Antiques\Architectural & Garden\Hardware\Other Antique Hardware". The seller is "*miliki*" and is located in Red Oak, Iowa. This item can be shipped worldwide.