California native. Divers once brought these mystical pearls up from the ocean on the coast of Northern California, and abalone have a deep history here. Abalone is a symbol of life in Native American culture. Each lustrous pearl is unique, with nacre rainbows from black to pink to sky blue.
Set in a custom prong setting to accentuate the shape of the pearl, this necklace is made completely by hand in recycled 18k gold. Fixed on a Lightweight Needle Eye chain with a signature handmade clasp.
Metal – Recycled 18k yellow gold and 22k yellow gold
Stone – 2.27 carats, Abalone Pearl
Measurements – 20 inches long
All of our gold and platinum is certified recycled content and our stones are conflict-free.
18k yellow gold
- 18k yellow gold
- 22k yellow gold
This piece has been completely fabricated, set, and polished from start to finish in our San Francisco studio. It has been signed and hallmarked by hand.
Fine jewelry should be treated with care. It is best practice to remove jewelry when coming home, and to put it back on when leaving the house. This can lengthen the life of a piece dramatically, and can lessen the chances of damaging an item.
To clean at home we recommend scrubbing them with a soft toothbrush and warm, soapy water.
Opals have a hardness of 6.
This one-of-a-kind item is ready to ship as pictured. For custom orders, please contact the studio.