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Nora, Expert in Fine & Decorative Arts: Renaissance through Contemporary
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Anyone know what the carved gems stones material is and the

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Anyone know what the carved gems stones material is and the value
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Appraisals
Expert:  Nora replied 4 months ago.


Are these cold to the touch and heavy like a rock like material?


Customer: replied 4 months ago.
Expert:  Nora replied 4 months ago.


From the image and not being able to handle these myself in person, they beads appear to be coral and bone and the clasp dates it to circa 1970. If coral, this can reach $75 - $150 on today's market.

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