Vintage Botanical Braided Leaf Japanese Saltwater Akoya Cultured Pearl Brooch- Sterling Silver
This is a lovely mid-century modern Japanese akoya saltwater cultured pearl cluster brooch with a detailed braided leaf design.
The pearls are 5.25-6.00mm round. They have fantastic luster with sharp rosy pink overtones.
It is made of solid sterling silver. The leaves have a diamond brushed texture with engraved details. It is stamped "STERLING". It measures 2 3/8 inches long. From Japan 1940's-1960's.
All pearls are truly vintage and have only been lightly cleaned.