Vintage 1960's - 1970's Chinese Jade Graduated Bead Matinee Length Strand Necklace.
This is a beautiful piece comprised of luminous polished jade beads in a lovely shade of celadon....graduated in size....hand knotted and strung on creamy silk thread (original stringing)... into this beautiful strand necklace. Necklace is finished with a barrel clasp closure.
Barrel clasp is signed or stamped with a Chinese symbol.
Necklace measures 23 inches long. Beads measure 5-1/2 millimeters in size near the clasp and graduating up in size to one 10 millimeter bead in the center.
Very, very good vintage condition. Ethereal!