Description: Kaunis Koru necklace, a 1971 sterling silver wire torc necklace, or neck ring, by Olavi Wehmersuo. A floral centerpiece, the center and petals set with round disc pieces of spectrolite. Spectrolite is Finnish labradorite and is very dark, close to black, with an iridescent 'oil slick' look to the stone with shades of rust, bright blue and gold visible in the stone at different angles. The ring hooks in front, underneath the flower. Marked 'OWL' (Olavi Wehmersuo artist mark), crown in a heart mark for Finland, domestic production, '925H' (pre 1973 sterling mark), mark for Helsinki, 'S7' date mark for 1971 and back-to-back K's for Kaunis Koru.
Size: 15" with 2 1/2" drop in front
Condition: Very good