Fourteen realistic cast oyster gold shells are linked to form this weighty gold necklace from noted Beverly Hills Jeweler to the stars, William Ruser. Loretta Young was among his earliest clients followed by Joan Crawford and many other leading ladies of the day. The store closed in 1969 to become a new home for Van Cleef & Arpels. Each sells measures about 1 1/4 inches and over all length sixteen inches long with total weight of over length of 119.4 grams. Signed on the clasp Ruser 14k and is in excellent condition with no war to note. Circa 1960′.
Weight is approx: 119.4 Grams
Length is approx: 16 inches