This hard to find designer set is made by Akiyo Matsuoka. The set is crafted in solid 18K Yellow gold and set with high quality AAA Akoya Pearls. The pearls measure 4mm each and they have great luster, symmetry, and nice skin. Both, the necklace or choker and bracelet, are very well made. The set looks like it is a museum piece or, at least, taken from a Metropolitan Museum of Art store. Amazing style and quality. Retail price for the set is $9000. The necklace/choker measures 16 inches and it weighs 34.1 grams. The bracelet is 7 inches, the weight is 28.9 grams. This highly collectible necklace and bracelet set is in great vintage condition.
New York City based Akiyo Matsuoka fine jewelry is a favorite with numerous celebrities such as Sarah Jessica Parker, Lucy Liu and Star Jones among others. Her delicate, sensual pieces are hand crafted in 18 karat gold with highest quality and technical innovation. Her collections are available in Neiman Marcus, Nordstrom, Takashimaya New York and other high-end boutiques.