Kumihimo Braided Yellow Ocher Silk Vintage Akoya Saltwater Cultured Pearl Adjustable Modernist Necklace-14K Yellow Gold
This necklace is a one-of-a-kind design from our Kumihimo Silk line which combines vintage pearls and handwoven silk from Japan. It features hand braided 100% natural yellow ocher and a vintage saltwater cultured akoya pearl at the center.
The silk is hand woven in Kanazawa Japan and is of the highest quality. This necklace features an 8-strand weave pattern called "Edo-uchi-himo". The silk cord is petite and measures 1mm.
It is set in solid contemporary 14K yellow gold and is paired with a vintage 6.00mm Japanese saltwater cultured akoya pearl pendant. The pendant has a small wrapped bail and is from the 1950's-1960's. The pearl has good luster, light rosy pink overtones and minimal blemishes.
It is an adjustable length and ranges up to 20 inches. Length can be adjusted by gently pulling on the ends. Clasp is stamped "14K" for solid 14K yellow gold. Additional lengths, colors and pearls are available. Contact Us to inquire about a custom order.
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