Edwardian Graduated Pearls, Diamond clasp c.1920
A classic Edwardian row of graduated cultured (Akoya) pearls.
The necklace is strung with a pretty Edwardian diamond set clasp in a tonneau design, typical of the era.
The clasp has a hook style catch which is hidden when closed, this also acts as a safety device.
The pearls are a pinkish white in colour and have a wonderful lustre. They have been professionally restrung and knotted onto silk.
Era: Edwardian, 1901 - 1920
Measurements: Pearls 3.6-7.6 mm diameter,
Necklace 47 cm in length.
Hallmarks: Clasp stamped 9 375 JR makers mark