10mm Akoya Cultured Pearl Necklace
A stunning single row cultured pearl necklace, comprising 10-10.5mm uniform pearls, 32 inches long, opera length.
Size -10mm - 10.50mm
On platinum clasp set with approx 2.50 carats of baguette cut diamonds.
Japanese (Akoya) cultured pearls of 10mm or over are as large as it is possible grow. these pearls are 10mm - 10.5mm, pearls of this size and quality are very rare
They are very well matched with good lustre and even shape with very minor to no blemishes. The colour is a pleasing pale cream/pink, they date from the mid to late 1950's.
Necklaces of this quality and size are a very rare find.