Contemporary pearl necklace made up of akoya pearls measuring 5.0mm to 7.0mm, in varying hues and overtones. Strung continuously without a clasp. Meriwether McGettigan has been in the jewelry business for more than 30 years. Her unique boutique has the rarefied feel of an elite European club, catering to a global clientele whose tastes run to vintage Tiffany, Lalaounis, Cartier, Verdura, Van Cleef and Arpels, and other fine jewelers, as well as spectacular artisanal pieces from around the world. Meriwether frequently lectures at various venues to collectors, enthusiasts, and industry insiders on jewelry from the Retro Period (1930s and 40s) and important 20th-century designers.