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3 Antique Carved Ivory Bead Necklaces Polished Puzzle Ball Reticulated and Unrefined Styles. Three distinct style varieties of carved ivory. The longest necklace features solid carved ivory beads that are all the same size. The second longest features reticulated puzzle ball and flower beads. The shortest necklace is less refined in carving and has a sterling silver clasp.
  • Approximate Dimensions: Longest Solid Bead necklace measures 41 ¼” with 9mm ivory beads, Puzzle ball necklace measures 21 3/4”, Largest bead measures 17mm, Least refined necklace measures 16 ½”, beads measure approx 9mm
  • Hess Fine Auctions Shipping: We offer in house shipping for a handling fee, or you may elect to contact an outside shipper of your choice. Our clients often use P.k.g.s., (727) 895-7547, here in St. Petersburg, or Craters & Freighters, in Tampa, (877) 448-7447. There are also two nearby UPS Stores which pick up from our location.
  • Estimated Weight of Item: Less than 1 lb


  • Estimated Package size:
  • 6X2X4

    Due to current individual state laws, we do not ship ivory to the states of California or Washington. It is the responsibility of the winning bidder to determine their respective state regulations regarding ivory and other wildlife materials, and proceed accordingly.

    We respect the laws of the United States, and determine to the best of our ability that all ivory, horn, tortoiseshell, scrimshaw and other related materials have origin preceding all applicable domestic bans. We do not condone or encourage modern day traffic of ivory or slaughter of wild animals. A small portion of each sale of wildlife material will go to the African Elephant Conservation Fund.


    Very good overall, each piece displays minor surface wear

    Please be sure to see our detail images when available. Condition inquiries are welcome and recommended in advance of sale day. All works are available for personal inspection by you or your designated representative by appointment. It is the responsibility of the bidder to verify all aspects of condition and description to their satisfaction prior to bidding.

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    3 Antique Carved Ivory Bead Necklaces Polished Puzzle B

    Auction ended on Sat, Feb 22, 2014
    Estimate $500 - $700
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