Bring the sassy 1950s glamour with this lovely double strand of beads. The graduated purple glass beads are crisply faceted and an aurora borealis finish has been applied, amplifying their sparkle. The dusky purple color is complimented by the rainbow finish. The beads are hand knotted on purple silk and the choker length necklace has been finished with a hook and a beaded extender chain. This necklace is a cut above, the play of light on the beads is captivating.
The iridescent aurora borealis finish was popular in the mid 20th Century. It was named after the fabulous light display of the Northern hemisphere.
Details.....The necklace is choker length, adjustable from 14' to 16" at it's longest. The largest beads measure 11mm, the smallest 8.2mm. In Very Good Vintage condition. You should always expect some wear on vintage and antique jewels, we consider it a part of their charm.