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Transformation of a Bargain Find: Pressed Amber

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Amber4 of 20Necklace with Leather and Sterling ClaspNice Little Amber Ring
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    Posted 2 years ago

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    I found this necklace for $1. I was sure that the beads were pressed amber. I took my chances.

    When I got home, I cut the necklace apart and sorted the beads according to their size. Then I looked for a vintage clasp and restrung the beads: the result is an almost perfect vintage pressed amber necklace!

    The necklace is not very large; it weights a bit over 40 grams. It makes a perfect addition to my pressed amber necklace collection.

    Thanks for looking:)

    P.S.: I have been away from CW for some time and have fallen behind answering your kind comments. I hope to catch up soon.


    1. freiheit freiheit, 2 years ago
      Many thanks, Newfld and dlpetersen:)
    2. valentino97 valentino97, 2 years ago
      Very nice my friend! For $1??? I've missed your posts. Hope you are well.
    3. freiheit freiheit, 2 years ago
      Many thanks for your comment, Mary. Yes, I am better now and I am planning be around more often:)

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