Made with Vintage One use clay pipe parts from the Thames River London, Circa 1700's to 1800's; Each bead is threaded with sterling silverCarnelian, Yellow Jasper, obsidian, tibetan agate, Sterling silver including my spiral signature clasp.
Length is 49cm
The pipe parts in necklaces like these are surprisingly strong and not brittle even though some are around 3 hundred years old. They may have been preserved in the mud of the Thames. They certainly have been fired well. Any beads treated badly or dropped onto a cement floor are liable to break.