Featuring a fine vintage Japanese polychrome stained ivory bead necklace with unusual plaque-like pendant. Beads are approximately 10mm in diameter except for the 2 larger beads with stained painted flowers which are over 1/2" in diameter. Very interesting shaped plaque designed with bamboo and leaves framing a stained textile design area. The plaque measures 4" long x 1 3/4" high. Over all length of necklace is 20". Weight, 78.3 grams. The bamboo piece is signed on the reverse with Japanese characters in two places. Gumps in San Francisco sold fine pieces as this in the third quarter of the 20th century. Excellent condition! No damages or repairs. This high quality necklace really makes a statement. Satisfaction guaranteed or money back providing item returned in sent condition within 3 days of receipt and the way it was packed.Sales tax charged if sold in NY state unless valid resale number and NY state sales tax form provided.