Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Necklace strung with round faceted Hessonite garnet beads weighing 89.67 total carats and with one oval and two round hand hammered gold links designed off center and completed with a hook clasp and ring suspending a cultured Tahitian pearl drop (12.2mm), signed and stamped 18K.
16.5 in.Private Collection, Chapel Hill
Garnets display an orange hue, medium tone, and strong saturation.
Pearl displays a black body color with rose overtones, good luster, heavily spotted surface and acceptable nacre quality.
Some nicks and a few chips to beads visible under magnification.