Sale 494 Lot 17
An Arts and Crafts Yellow Gold and Moonstone Necklace,
containing 18 oval cabochon cut moonstone measuring approximately 13.85 x 6.50 mm set within rope texture surrounds and joined at intervals by wire fleurettes.
Estimate $ 5,000-7,000
The necklace measures approximately 15.50 inches long. The stones are blue to greyish-blue sheen, stones are high clarity and well matched fro size and dome height. The clasp is stamped 14K. The are no eye visible signs of wear to the cabochons except to the first on the male end of the clasp, it has a small chip to the base of the stone and is not noticeable when worn. The outer most bezel surrounds have scratches and wear common with age, one link is missing a small 3.00 mm section of the outer surround. There are several scattered spots of early repair that are visible to the underside of the links.