Vintage 14kt Turquoise Bead Necklace 19.5"
A fantastic Vintage turquoise bead necklace from the 1960's! This simple and attractive piece is comprised of natural turquoise beads that are particularly large in size. The beads graduate in size and are strung on hand knotted turquoise thread, complimenting the color of the stones perfectly. The beads themselves are polished smooth and have magnificent colors in vivid greenish blue hues. Natural veins of brown and and white give the turquoise a lovely marbled appearance. At the back of the necklace is an ornate 14kt gold push clasp with a single cabochon turquoise prong set in the center. The tongue of the clasp is stamped "14KT" and a safety hook on the side provides extra security. A fabulous piece, this bold necklace is naturally beautiful and would make a versatile and colorful addition to any collection!
Measurements: The necklace measures approximately 19.5" long. The beads range in size, with the largest measuring 5/8" in diameter and the smallest measuring 3/16".
Condition: The overall condition of the necklace is excellent. Besides normal surface wear, there is no apparent damage to the turquoise beads or gold clasp, which fastens securely and is in good working condition.