Here is a gorgeous double strand of natural hand faceted Amethyst beads. It is Chinese in origin and dates from the 1920’s-1930’s. The shortest strand is 16” and 18” on the longest.
The hand carved clasp is 1 1/4” long and set in an engraved silver bezel. Marked sterling on the back. The largest bead is approximately 27mm x 15mm. The smallest bead approximately 12mm x 8mm. The necklace weighs 129.3 grams. The small round spacer beads are a slightly darker shade for a nice contrast. Excellent condition.
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