Vintage 1970's Chinese Rhodonite Bead Large Cloisonne Ball Pendant Necklace.
This unusual piece is comprised of polished round rhodonite beads....interspersed with black onyx or agate beads and fluted gold filled beads strung into a necklace of generous length....suspending a very large cloisonne ball pendant. The cloisonne ball pendant is decorated with a vase and floral scene in vivid multi color on a black background. Necklace is finished with a decorative silver clasp with a gold wash or vermeil finish.
Necklace clasp is stamped Silver on the back. Chinese in origin.
Necklace measures 23 inches long. The rhodonite beads measure 7 millimeters in size. The cloisonne ball pendant measures 1-1/2 inches in diameter (across) or approximately 38 millimeters in size.
Slight gold vermeil finish wear to the back of the clasp. Vintage condition is otherwise excellent. Exotic!