Vintage 1950's Miriam Haskell White Sea Shell Necklace and Large Drop Hoop Earrings Set.
This is a great looking necklace....comprised of smaller synthetic sea shells (clam or coquina) strung in graduated in size, in pairs as they appear in nature....into this longer length lei style necklace. Necklace is finished with a filigree style clasp embellished with a seed bead flower cluster. Large matching drop hoop earrings are clip on style with adjustable tension screw for comfort. Lighter in weight and very comfortable to wear. Silver tone findings.
Necklace is signed Miriam Haskell on the back of clasp in an oval cartouche. Earrings are signed Miriam Haskell in circular fashion on both backs and Haskell on the back of both clips.
Necklace measures just under 28 inches long by 1 inch wide collectively. Earrings measure 2-1/2 inches long by 1-3/4 inches wide. Smallest shells measure 1/2 inch in length largest shells measure 7/8 inch in length.
Excellent vintage condition. Sanibel!