An incredible antique one-of-a-kind necklace...this one is an old treasure which has been restrung to last at least another hundred years.
The center pendant features a large cabochon of sponge coral set in a silver-tone bezel that measures 1 3/4 inches across by 2 inches high. With its four beaded dangles below, it's 3 1/2 inches long. The old coral has a beautiful textured patina in a rich salmon color.
The beads along the necklace chain are all special...more old sponge coral, old mined Chinese turquoise, hand-painted bone beads, inlaid bone spacer beads, ornate silver-tone spacers and two figural Chinese wise men. They're made of 800 silver and are 1 1/4 inches high. Each holds a pomegranate Seed of Life for good luck. Little bells at the bottom ward off evil.
The necklace measures 19 inches around, ending in a handmade silver-tone clasp. The necklace weighs 94 grams. It's in excellent antique condition. Superb from one end to the other.
Click on FAVORITE SHOP and be the first to see our newest listings.
7 other shoppers have this item in their Cart or Wish List
Peddlers of good old stuff and vintage estate jewelry
FREE DOMESTIC SHIPPING on all items. Layaway available. We ship within one business day. Welcome and enjoy your visit.