Pearl & Ruby Vermeil Necklace


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28″ + 3″ extender

3.25″ pendant

Beautiful south Asian rubies are combined with tiny pearls, famously known as the Basra pearls on a long Kundan pendent encrusted with crystals. It is  stung on 2 lines of cultured pearls.   Hand crafted in 22K gold vermeil. 

Basra pearls originating from the Persian / Arabian Gulf have a legendary reputation in the world of gems and pearls. Famously known as the Basra pearls, these have enthralled many a pearl aficionados.

Gold vermeil, or just vermeil, refers to items made of silver that are plated with a thin layer of gold

Kundan is a traditional form of Indian gemstone jewelry set with a gold foil between the stones and its mount, usually for elaborate necklaces. The word kundan means highly refined gold, and a highly refined and pure form of molten gold is used.