Beautifully matched white cultured fresh water pearls are knotted on silk cord and secured with a sterling silver clasp to make this stunning necklace.
The pearls have a slight graduation in sized from 7 to 9.5 mm, are semi round in shape with a clear surface and satin luster. The necklace is 16 inches long and weighs 44 grams.
The sterling silver clasp is hand made in a "cushion" shape with 1 and 3 mm round beads decorating the base and the top of the piece. The base measures 14 X 16 mm and the top of the clasp measures 11 X 12 mm. There is a "cushion" cut bezel set Turquoise gem, that measures 5.5 X 6 mm, in the center of the clasp. The Turquoise gem is from the Carico Lake mine in the state of Nevada.
This is a wonderful piece of jewelry that you will find yourself reaching for time and again. It is comfortable to ware and seems to go with everything!