Openwork Cameo MOP Braided Bead Necklace Iridescent Beads Abalone Metal Free
• Materials: abalone, beads, mother of pearl
• Maker: unknown
• Approximate Year: c1980s
• Size: 18", 2" x 1.5"
This is a perfect necklace for anyone sensitive to metals, as it is metal-free. The pendant is lovely carved mother-of-pearl with a floral, openwork pattern, and the perimeter is black plastic with inlaid abalone. The bail is two strands of purple and blue-green iridescent beads, and the necklace chain is three braided strands of the same material. The pendant measures 2 by 1-1/2 inches (excluding the bail) and the chain is 18 inches long. The clasp is a button-loop arrangement. The necklace is in excellent condition.
It will be shipped in a gift box.
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