Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    Amber, Turquoise, Vermeil, Base Metal Necklaces
    The lot includes three necklaces: one composed of amber beads measuring 12.85 x 10.80 mm to 14.20 x 12.15 mm, interspersed with base metal rondelles, with turquoise beads measuring 7.30 - 9.40 mm, completed by a base metal clasp (Length: 15 inches); one composed of amber beads measuring 11.35 x 10.10 mm to 12.25 x 10.50 mm, enhanced by carved amber measuring 47.00 x 40.00 mm, completed by a vermeil clasp enhanced by amber measuring 12.80 mm (Length: 17 inches); and one composed of amber beads measuring 13.00 x 11.00 mm to 13.30 x 11.60 mm, forming a continuous knotted strand (Length: 54 inches). Gross weight 205.60 grams.

    Condition Report*: Colored Gems:
    Type(s): Amber
    Shape(s): Bead, Cabochon
    Count: 100+
    Avg Quality: Good

    Yellow Metal

    Overall Condition: Good
    Condition Notes: Vibrant amber necklaces. First necklace: clasp and rondelles do not test as gold or silver. Second necklace: clasp is marked SILVER, pendant bail does not test as gold or silver. One amber bead on the first necklace has a cavity. Carved amber on the second necklace has small nicks and abrasion.
    *Heritage Auctions strongly encourages in-person inspection of items by the bidder. Statements by Heritage regarding the condition of objects are for guidance only and should not be relied upon as statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty, or assumption of liability by Heritage. All lots offered are sold "AS IS".

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    September, 2016
    20th Tuesday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 5
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 230

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $200,000 (minimum $19), plus 20% of any amount between $200,000 and $2,000,000, plus 12% of any amount over $2,000,000 per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976 receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search