They call these 'wedding cake' beads because they're decorated with the same delicate artistry of beautifying a wedding cake.
This vintage Venetian art glass necklace features large honey-colored beads that are hand-painted with pink, red, and baby blue floral designs. Bands and squiggles of gilt circle each bead and there are gilt filigree caps at each end. In between, are aurora borealis crystal beads and tiny seed beads.
The necklace measures 19 inches around and has a secure screw-barrel clasp. Each bead with caps is about 1 inch across by 15mm wide. The beads are all in excellent condition. This gorgeous necklace is ready for any festive occasion.
Be the first to see our daily estate listings. Just click on 'SUBSCRIBE' in the left hand column (right above 'Favorite Links').