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Vintage Bloodstone Bead Necklace
ABOUT THIS NECKLACE
With each one looking like a miniature, mysterious dark planet, graduated bloodstone (also known as heliotrope) beads are knotted together--the knots matching the red flecks on the stones--creating 28 1/2-inches of pure decorative drama for your neckline. Gold-filled clasp and jump rings. Early-to-mid 20th century vintage and rather hard to find..