Here we have an unusual double-strand necklace made of authentic natural sponge coral beads that are round and show all of the contour and texture that gives it the name "sponge." Sponge coral beads like this are untreated and the color is a light red, a bit rusty or orangeish but only ever so slightly. The round coral beads are interspersed with organic white-to-clear luminescent Mother of Pearl chips, and the top is finished off with possibly gypsum made into heishi beads. The piece may have been Native American made, according to the estate from which I purchased the necklace, and it is strung on twine with no clasp. Rather, the ends are tied off together, making this a piece you would slip on and off over your head.
The two strands are different sizes so that they layer when worn; the longer one is about 32" total length and the shorter about 30". The sponge coral beads are 9-10mm in diameter. Weighs 92g. The existing closure is old, and again the necklace must be placed on and off over the head.
A very unusual necklace for the person who loves different types of coral.
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