Antique Japanese cloisonne buckle pendant British Columbia green nephrite and carved Mysore ruby bead necklace nlja899
Antique Japanese cloisonne pendant green nephrite ruby bead necklace
An antique Japanese cloisonne buckle (c. late 19th c) provides a pendant for a hand knotted fine old stock British Columbia dark green nephrite jade 5mm bead and spectacular hand-carved Mysore ruby bead necklace. Sterling silver vermeil box clasp. These Japanese cloisonne buckles date from mid to late 1890. This is a half buckle that was modified to be a pendant. The jade and ruby beads were collected in the 1970s and are fine vintage stock. The necklace is 23.5 inches in length. Pendant is 53x38mm. A spectacular one of a kind necklace.