A beautiful strand of coral beads in a rich dark salmon color.
The beads are untreated, the natural color is evident from the white spots that are characteristic of genuine coral.
The beads are graduated in size ranging from 5mm to the 10mm center bead and back down to 5mm.
Strung on silk, the beads are knotted between each bead.
The necklace closes with a stunning 14k yellow gold clasp set with a hand carved coral rose.
The necklace measures 19.5" long, the box clasp is .5" in diameter, the rose has a diameter of 5/16", total weight is 30.8 grams.
Marked 14k on the tongue, the catch has a safety on the side of the clasp.
Excellent condition, no damage or visible wear, it has been professionally restrung for safety and durability, clasp is secure.
Photos were taken in both natural light and with flash.
An impressive strand of natural Italian coral beads c1950-60s.
Check out the matching bracelet in a separate listing.
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