Ref 1969

Ref 1969
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Ref 1969


  • Four strand statement necklace of natural, varied elements in neutral colours and full of interest;

  • As size and elements vary hugely, I shall omit measurements;


  • Seed- pods in gold and russet tones, with antique carved bone cylinder;


  • Much more complex;

  • 14 carved bone cylinders punctuate the beads

  • Synthetic amber bead, chosen for the colour

  • Antique, 18th century honey coloured, striated agate cylinder from Afghanistan

  • Wonderful amber piece with a glow of cognac

  • Carved wood bead from India

  • Mottled, honey agate bead

  • Extraordinary, woven straw cylinder, from China

  • Antique nephrite jade in celadon with russet veins

  • Carved resin bead, chosen for interest and colour

  • Antique, calcified, nephrite jade

  • Vintage, handmade brass cylinder from West Africa, made by using the lost wax technique

  • Striped, russet wood cylinder

  • A carved wood bead with a dragon;


  • This is also complex

  • Three butterscotch agate beads

  • Three bone cylinder beads

  • Antique, etched, tan nephrite beads

  • Vintage Venetian glass cylinder

  • Knobbly seed pod

  • Honey jasper rectangle

  • Vintage brass bead from West Africa, using their lost wax technique

  • Two honey toned agate cubes

  • Landscape jasper bead

  • Antique nephrite jade cylinder in a linen tone

  • Seed- pod from the bodhi tree under which Buddha was to have sat

  • Golden amber in rich tones

  • Carved russet wood

  • Antique nephrite jade barrel in cream and  marbleized colours

  • Carved bone rabbit, about to leap

  • Antique, 18th century striated cream agate cylinder from Afghanistan

  • Antique, golden nephrite jade bead, carved in a bamboo shape

  • Slim yellow opal bead


  • Elements are repeated but there are some different, special pieces.

  • Delightful carved bone turtle crawling along the strand 

  • Celadon Jadeite open work carved ball

  • Two carved bone basket weave beads

  • Antique carved tan jade barrel

  • Horn bead

  • Antique tan, nephrite jade cylinder

  • Tibetan worked agate bead

  • Bone, etched Mahjong counter

  • All strands feeds into vintage, etched, handmade beads (14.5 mm) from Afghanistan, made of 18 ct gold on silver on hardened resin;

  • Vermeil toggle clasp; Toggle clasps are easy to use and secure; My silver name label is attached at the clasp;

  • Length 46 cm and 7 cm wide;