Vintage 1980's Couture Donald Stannard Golden Glass Bead Torsade Necklace.
This is a fabulous looking make an entrance piece....comprised of multiple strands of all golden colored glass beads strung into this substantial torsade style necklace. Twelve strands of smaller squat shape beads and three strands of larger oval shaped beads can be worn simply draped or twisted to your desired look. Necklace is finished with a huge matt gold tone ribbed shape clasp with a hook closure. Very solid, weighty, substantial and high quality piece. Not for the faint of heart!
Necklace is signed Donald Stannard on the back of clasp.
Necklace measures 18-1/2 inches long. When laid out flat necklace bead strands measures 2 inches wide collectively and can be twisted into a 1 inch wide tighter rope. Clasp measures 2-3/4 inches across (when joined) by 1-1/4 inch high.
Excellent vintage condition. Statement!