Retro Silver Gilt & Tiger's Eye Bead Necklace 27"
A fabulous tiger's eye necklace from the Retro era (ca1940)! A strand of tiger's eye beads alternates with sterling gilt spacers to form this beautiful necklace. All of the tiger's eye beads are smoothly polished and have magnificent natural coloring. The rich brown tiger's eye stones are striped with iridescent caramel colors that flash in the light. The necklace is hand strung on wire and fastens at the back with a silver push clasp. The floral wirework motif present on the clasp is indicative of its Chinese origin. A beautiful necklace, it has a simplicity that is perfect for everyday wear, and a richness that would make it a special addition to any jewelry collection!
Measurements: The entire necklace measures approximately 27" long. Each tiger's eye bead measures approximately 13mm in size. The spacer beads measure approximately 4mm each.
Condition: The overall condition of the necklace is excellent. Besides normal surface wear, there is no apparent damage any of the tiger's eye beads or spacers, all of which are securely strung. The silver push clasp is secure and in good working condition.