C. 2000. Here's an intriguing find from our Estate collection. This cylinder bead necklace features beads of lime green glass, and the 33" strand actually converts to two necklaces; one is 16" in length and the other is 17". Box clasp, 14kt yellow gold clasp necklace. Exclusive, one-of-a-kind Estate Jewelry.
14KT: Karat (abbreviated kt or K) is a unit that indicates the purity of gold in the metal. 14kt is 58.33% gold. In the United States, 14K yellow gold is most favored and used in jewelry.
YELLOW GOLD: Gold is a precious metal with a natural yellow color. It is quite soft and often alloyed with other metals to increase its strength. The purity of the metal is indicated by a unit called a "karat," with 24kt having the highest percentage of natural gold.
POLISHED: A buffed-out finish used to produce a mirror-like shine.
GLASS: A delicate, translucent to transparent noncrystalline material made by fusing sand with other materials , such as soda and lime, and then cooling it quickly. Glass is used in anything from windows to drinkware. In jewelry, glass is used for ornamentation, to make doublets, and to simulate gemstones.
(Color: Lime, Quantity: 56, Shape & Cutting Style: Cylinder,
CYLINDER: An elongated, rounded tube shape which often comes in the form of a bead.
Size: 13x10 mm)