Graduated Apple Coral & White Sponge Necklace
Oooh these are so nice to wear! These multi-tonal earthy orange and white sponge coral beads are a delight.
They're interspersed with delicate spacer caps and tiny faceted beads, and hang from a gold-filled filigree clasp. Measuring 27.5" (69.85cm), they're a great length to wear over your favorite fall cardigan. The beads measure 8mm-22mm in diameter, and are in great vintage condition.
What is apple coral? Apple coral is a variety of sponge coral found primarily in the South China Sea. Unlike a number of other corals used in jewelry (which are endangered and should ONLY be purchased vintage or antique), sponge corals are plentiful and free of any export/import limitations.