Jewellery, Watches, Antiquities and Objects of Vertu (24 November 2020)

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Date of Auction: 24th November 2020

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Estimate: £150 - £200

A 19th century coral bead necklace, composed of uniform spherical beads with smaller tonneau-shaped bead spacers between, in corallium Rubrum coral, to a plain ring bolt clasp, necklace length 47.5cm. £150-£200

Condition Report

The spherical beads are fairly well matched and even, with a little general surface wear, average diameter 8-9mm. The smaller beads between are less finely worked and more uneven in shape and size, one is replaced with a glass bead. Gross weight 43gm.

Footnote

Please note coral is covered by CITES legislation and may be subject to import/export and trade restrictions.