Rare antique Pools of Light necklace with large rutilated quartz orbs, 30.5 long. The orbs are larger than the more commonly found Pools of Light orbs, they are not drilled and circled with thin sterling silver bands graduate in size from the largest measuring 19mm in diameter to the smallest measuring 12mm. The orbs are clear with rutile needles that range from a silvery color to white, there are also some copper and black tourmaline needles present in a few of the orbs. The Chinese held the belief that drilling the quartz orbs would allow the chi contained within the stone to escape; rutilated quartz was believed to attract wealth. The weight of the necklace is 140 grams. An estate find, rutilated quartz Pools of Light are beautiful and rare, a lovely antique necklace from the Victorian period. A similar necklace and a bracelet from the same estate are also being offered for sale in separate listings. ALL SALES ON JEWELRY ARE FINAL. This item is in the category “Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Other Vintage & Antique Jewelry”. The seller is “sculptressme” and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States.
- Type: Antique Necklace
- Main Stone Color: clear with rutile needles of various colors
- Main Stone: Rutilated Rock Quartz
- Brand: Unbranded
- Metal: Sterling Silver