Paua Shell, Venetian, Vintage and Modern Swarovski Crystal Necklace
Venetian 24kt Capri Blue and Blue-green beads, Vintage Blue Zircon AB, Montana AB and Modern Jet 2X, Swarovski Crystal, Paua Shell Beads , Metal Findings, Accuflex
Be spent over 12 years to assemble the different beads to create this masterpiece. The Paua shells are exclusive to New Zealand. The vintage Swarovski beads Be acquired from several different private and corporate collections throughout Europe and the United States.
The vintage Swarovski crystal beads are in pristine condition and were manufactured in Austria between 1920 - 1938 and 1945 - 1954. To prove their authenticity, Be has the honor of taking them directly from their original packages.
I was thinking about diving in the Caribbean Sea when I made this necklace. Paua shells' natural blue green color is so beautifully pe