Mid Century “Double” Pearl Necklace with Ruby & Diamond Clasp, circa 1950
A beautiful double rope of creamy pearls. The shorter ropes holds 59 pearls, the longer made up of 63. The pearls on each rope gently graduate in size towards the middle; the smallest pearl is 6.4mm, the largest 9.5mm. Strung on knotted silk with a stunning ruby and diamond clasp which is set with nine diamonds, four of which are halo-ed by french cut rubies.