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    Sale 2816

    Jewels and Watches

    29 April 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 18

    AN ANTIQUE OPAL BEAD NECKLACE

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN ANTIQUE OPAL BEAD NECKLACE
    Strung with graduated opal beads divided by facetted quartz spacers to a ruby and rose-cut diamond set cluster clasp, 51.0 cm long, circa 1900


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