Lot 241: Triple Strand Opal Bead and Seed Pearl Necklace with Gold, Opal and Diamond Clasp
19 October 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Triple Strand Opal Bead and Seed Pearl Necklace with Gold, Opal and Diamond Clasp
Composed of three strands of opal beads approximately 13.75 to 4.3 mm., spaced by seed pearls, completed by a gold clasp centering one round opal approximately 7.5 mm., encircled by 14 rose-cut diamonds, circa 1900. Length 16 1/4 inches.
Opal beads: milky white with blue, green, yellow and red play-of-color, center bead with minor hairline crack and crazing, moderate remainder of beads are crazed, translucent, medium polish.
Opal on clasp: milky white with blue body color and red and green flashes, cracked in middle, glued, chip on edge. Diameter 9/16 inch.
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