Nice and wearable necklace created by Van Cleef & Arpels in New York in the 1970s. It is made of 18 karat (stamped) yellow gold and lapis lazuli beads. The necklace is 30 inches (76 cm) long, 1/4 inch (0.7 cm) wide and weighs 104.5 grams. The lapis beads are 7 mm in diameter. The piece stamped with Van Cleef & Arpels New York maker’s mark, a hallmark for 18 karat gold and a serial number.