An Italian artisan hand made graduated Indian pigeon`s blood faceted ruby beaded necklace, measuring 21 inches long including the clasp. The necklace is graduated , the largest central bead measuring 6 eighths of an inch in diameter. This is a substantial necklace ,weighing 90 grams. The colour is a rich `pigeon's blood `` red, with some dark inclusions . Each bead is separated by a hand made knot. The clasp is solid, made of plated white metal.