Vintage AAA quality 5-6mm Akoya cultured pearl, 9 carat gold & garnet double choker necklace
A double strand 38cm (15 inch) reconditioned vintage saltwater pearl choker necklace with a 9 carat gold pearl-set and garnet clasp (one small garnet is missing, hallmarked for UK, London, 375 and 9 for 9 carat gold, makers mark BuLD, date mark i for 1964). The longer strand is 15.5 inches, and the necklace sits just above the collar bone.
These perfectly round Akoya pearls are excellent quality with a thick nacre, excellent luster and beautiful rainbow overtones. The pearls are newly hand knotted between each pearl, onto double threaded white silk.
These pearls are a classic, Akoya pearls this perfect and lustrous are highly prized. The necklace will be presented in a vintage green and gold tooled leather velvet lined box.