Vintage necklace of lapis lazuli beads and Chinese vermeil enamel filigree pendant. nlor822
Vintage necklace of lapis lazuli beads and Chinese vermeil enamel
An elegant necklace featuring a vintage Chinese silver vermeil hollow puffy disk pendant suspended from fine deep blue lapis beads with alternating antique silver vermeil torsade beads. The pendant is an enameled flower design over silver filigree mesh. The disk measures 1-3/4" diameter by 3/4" in thickness. Hanging from the pendant is an enameled flower disk with vermeil wire tassel. Total length of pendant with tassel is 2-3/4" The beaded strand is a fine quality lapis oval bead that is dark blue with a few gold pyrite flecks with alternating antique silver vermeil French torsade beads. Gold filled spring clasp. Necklace circumference is 18-1/2 inches. The pendant is in excellent condition with no visible chips to the enamel and very slight wear to the gold wash vermeil finish.