Serpentine, Coral and Sterling Silver Necklace with Carved Buddha Cabochon

Serpentine, Coral and Sterling Silver Necklace with Carved Buddha Cabochon

The focal pendant of this necklace features a carved Buddha. The stone color is a translucent pale green on the top and changes to a striking russet red on the bottom. The color of the sponge coral rondels are a perfect match the red in the pendant as is the pale green of the serpentine round and tube beads. Sterling silver beads, sterling silver and silver plated spacers provide sparkle. The cabochon is setting is a 20 gauge sterling silver with a .999 silver bezel and oxidized sterling twisted wire to compliment the spacers. The back of the cabochon setting is pierced with a lotus flower design and hidden bail. The toggle clasp is sterling silver. The pendant is separate and can be removed and worn on a chain or neckwire.

The length of the necklace is 17 1/2 inches. The stone is about 1 1/2 x 1″ (40 x 25 mm) and the entire pendant is 1 3/4 inches x 1 1/4″ (45 x 35mm)