Cultured Pearl Strand Necklace 16" Length 7.4 mm 14K Gold
Vintage necklace recently purchased from a local estate circa 1950’s. Forty-nine 7.2 to 7.4 mm luminescent cultured Pearls are individually knotted and secured with a decorative 14K yellow gold clasp set with a 5mm Pearl. The pearls are a lovely satin white tone. This versatile size can be worn with almost any neckline and for any occasion.
Pearls are the ultimate symbol for wisdom. Valued for their calming effects, pearls represent serenity, while being able to strengthen valuable relationships and convey a sense of safety. Pearls also symbolize purity, as well as integrity and loyalty. For centuries, pearls have been worn by powerful women to show class and sophistication. Pearls, also known as, “The Queen of Gems” are seen as traditional accessories for first ladies, female politicians, royalty, and celebrities.
COMPOSITION: 14K gold
GEMSTONE: Cultured Pearl (49) 7.2 to 7.4 mm (1) 5 mm
WEIGHT: 28.9 Grams
MEASUREMENT: 16″ wearable length, 5/16″ wide.
CONDITION: Estate Item, excellent (minimal wear)