This stunning cultured pearl necklace has a rich creamy lustre, with uniform sized pearls. The clasp has a large garnet (approx 0.75 carats) surrounded by 10 pearls set into 9 carat gold. The clasp has a full British hallmark dating the piece to 1972. The necklace comes in its original box.There is a full British hallmark showing'375' for 9 Carat Gold followed by the'Anchor' of the Birmingham Assay Office and the date letter'X' for 1972. This pearl necklace is vintage and unfortunately they didn't always use marked clasps so there is no Mikimoto mark on the necklace.
The length of the necklace is 27 approx. The diameter of the pearls on the necklace is 8.1 mm approx. The weight of the necklace is 58.4 grams approx. Alison Chapman, as seen on ITV's Dickinson's Real Deal and Secret Dealers! The item "Vintage Mikimoto 9ct Gold Cultured Pearl Necklace Garnet Clasp Original Box 1972" is in sale since Monday, April 15, 2019.
This item is in the category "Jewellery & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewellery\Vintage Fine Jewellery\1970s". The seller is "alison_chapman" and is located in Hythe. This item can be shipped worldwide.