This strand of placid blue lace agate beads features a large, beautifully carved agate bead as its centerpiece. The large oval bead is carved with a grooved spiral, the carving highlights the delicate striations of the banded agate. The beads are hand knotted on white silk. So dreamy. Circa 1960.
Blue lace agate is a banded variety of chalcedony. It is a cooling and calming stone, it endows a sense of peace and tranquility. Blue lace agate assists with verbal expression of thoughts and feelings and neutralizes anger, infection, inflammation and fever.
Details.....The necklace measures 27" long. The round beads measure 8mm. The carved bead is 29.6mm by 19.2mm. In Very Good Vintage Condition. You should always expect some wear on vintage and antique jewels, we consider it a part of their charm.