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Lot of 2 - TUAREG necklace - Morocco - Blue Agate - Silver tested as grade 925/835 + Pendant, Egyptian Turquoise, Akoya pearl, snake link necklace, 925. Circa 1950–1960

Lot reference 13427431

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Silver - 925 and 835 - Natural, untreated turquoise - Egypt - Blue Agate - Onyx - Morocco

Type: Necklace with Pendant
Material Fineness: Mixed
Gender: Women
Main Stone: Mixed
Size: zie uitgebreide beschrijving.
Total Weight (in g): 33.15 gram
Condition: Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of wear

From a private collection.
Both necklaces are 100% expertly handmade.
The necklace with turquoise and Akoya pearl is a one-off design.
1. - Very beautiful Moroccan Tuareg jewellery - Nomads - North Africa. Circa 1950–1960.
Silver tested - showed a red line at 925, too, but to be on the safe side - 835.
Clasp - non-precious - silver plated copper?
Beautiful, natural, intense blue agate, perfectly cut.
Naturally blue agate is valuable and hard to find.
Gemstones are usually treated to enhance colour or clarity,
this was not tested for this specific item.
Inscriptions on the back, said to have protective properties.
With onyx beads - hand-carved and therefore all different.
Indication - 4/6 mm.
Non-precious clasp.
Measurements - Pendant - 5 x 4 cm - Necklace length 45 cm = excluding pendant.
Total weight - 22.80 g.

2. - Sterling silver - 925 - snake link necklace - Length 50 cm - Excluding the turquoise. With an Egyptian ANKH on the clasp.
Below that, a natural, untreated (so not howlite or something similar) old - 1950–1960 - fan-shaped - with small pyrite inclusions - 34 x 26 mm.
Engraved in a fan shape.
With a saltwater Akoya pearl - 8½ mm perfectly round - very good lustre with a pink glow - very few growth marks.
All parts are sterling silver - 925/1000.
Total weight - 10.35 g.

Please see the photos for a good impression.

Shipped insured, registered and with track and trace.

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Feedback score: 100%
Reviews given: 124
Member since: July 7, 2014
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    Silveira77 November 22, 2017

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    Prachtig horloge beter als omschreven.
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Belgium $ 17.45
Canada $ 52.34
Switzerland $ 24.42
Germany $ 17.45
Denmark $ 24.42
Spain $ 17.45
France $ 17.45
United Kingdom $ 24.42
Ireland $ 24.42
Italy $ 17.45
Luxembourg $ 24.42
Netherlands $ 10.00
Norway $ 24.42
Poland $ 24.42
Portugal $ 24.42
Sweden $ 24.42
United States $ 52.34
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Rest of the World $ 52.34


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