Aubergine Treasure - Vintage Genuine Cultured Pearl Jewelled Tone Pearl Necklace (VN081)
Aubergine Treasure - Vintage Genuine Cultured Pearl Jewelled Tone Pearl Necklace. Featuring genuine cultured fresh water pearls, and Vintage Styling. This gorgeous strand are hand-knotted with maroon coloured silk thread. The pearls in the stand are lustrous and display the most beautiful aubergine colour( a rich maroonish/purple colour) with burgundy overtones. This strand simply slips over the head so no need of a clasp. This necklace has a wonderful unique colour, a perfect addition for any pearl lovers collection.
History: Pearls were presented as gifts to Chinese royalty as early as 2300 BC, while in ancient Rome, pearl jewellery was considered the ultimate status symbol. ... According to legend, Cleopatra crushed a pearl into a glass of wine to prove to Marc Antony that she could give the most expensive dinner in history.
Measurements: Necklace 34"
Stone Size: 8.00 mm each
Date: Circa 1980