TYPE /CIRCA: Freshwater Keshi Pearl and Silver Drop Necklace / 1980's MATERIAL: .925 Sterling Silver / Mother of Pearl COLOR: Silver /Pearl SIZE: 16 in L with 3 in extension. DESCRIPTION: Keshi pearl and silver teardrop chips which measure 15mm x 19mm. Fish Hook closure. Hallmark .925 on clasp.
About Keshi Pearls: Keshi pearls are small non-nucleated pearls typically formed as by-products of pearl cultivation. A Japanese word also meaning "poppy", it is used in Japanese for all pearls that grew without a nucleus.