Blue Japanese Saltwater Akoya Cultured Pearl Butterfly Tie Tac- Sterling Silver
This is a lovely mid-century modern Japanese akoya saltwater cultured pearl tie tac.
The pearl is 7.00mm round. It is a light blue/gray color. It has fantastic luster with light rosy overtones.
The setting and stem is made of solid sterling silver and is stamped "SILVER". The back of the tie tac and button bar is base metal as is common. Japan 1950-1960's.
All pearls are truly vintage and have only been lightly cleaned.