Silver, Amethyst and Triple-Strand Pearl Choker Necklace

Silver, Amethyst and Triple-Strand Pearl Choker Necklace

Regular price R 6,250

Silver, Amethyst and Triple-Strand Pearl Choker Necklace
 
The vintage necklace is made up of three strands of cultured salt-water pearls, each divided in half. One end of each half is connected to a large sterling silver pendant. The other end being connected to a magnetic silver covered closure.
The pendant has a dished disk shape with engraved outer decoration (43mm diameter) with an oval-cut amethyst (approximately 13.5mm x 10mm – circa 5.0ct) located over a central hole in the pendant.
The outer strands of pearls are light cream (32 pearls in the one and 34 pearls in the other - round; 7.5mm – 8.0mm diameter; very slight pink overtones; minor blemishes; and good lustre).
The central strand of pearls is blue-grey (30 pearls; 7.5mm – 8.0mm; round but slightly baroque; good lustre and slight blemishes).
The clasp is marked “SV; 925”.
The pendant is marked “S.B” and there appear to be some residual marks where the central hole has been cut. It tests to be approximately sterling silver.
 
Weight                                    79.6g
Age                                         Circa 1970
Dimensions                             Circa 35cm long
Condition                                Very good
Stock Code                             AJ619