An eighteen karat gold and silver bead necklace, Andrew Grima
Lot 321
An eighteen karat gold and silver bead necklace, Andrew Grima
Sold for US$ 7,930 inc. premium

Lot Details
An eighteen karat gold and silver bead necklace, Andrew Grima
comprising twenty-nine slightly graduated alternating gold, silver and oxidized silver beads; signed Grima; gross weight approximately: 124.0 grams; length: 18in.

Footnotes

  • Cf.
    Exhibition catalogue, Grima Retrospective, Goldsmiths' Hall, London, 1991, page 56, plate 87, for a sketch of a similar example.


    Note.
    These necklaces were designed as alternatives to multi-colored South Sea cultured pearl necklaces, and were so popular with Grima customers, they became rare by 1987.
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