Navajo Natural Bisbee Turquoise Naja Pendant With Sterling Silver Bead Necklace – NL#1158
22″ “Old Style” Sterling Silver Bead Necklace Featuring An “Old Style” Sterling Silver Naja Pendant Set With A RARE Natural Bisbee Turquoise Stone. Necklace Masterfully Handmade And Designed By Navajo Artist JEFFREY NELSON. Pendant Masterfully Handmade And Designed By Navajo Artist DELBERT GORDON.
In General, Natural or Non-Treated Turquoise Is Considered To Be Highly Desirable As It Represents The True And Unaltered Composition of The Stone. The Bisbee Turquoise Mine, Located In Bisbee, Arizona, Was Closed In 1974. The Supply Of Bisbee Turquoise Stones, Especially Those Found In Their Natural State, Has Become Quite Scarce. This RARE Commodity Is Highly Sought After By Many Astute Collectors.
*Pendant And Sterling Silver Bead Necklace Each May Be Purchased Separately – Call or E-Mail For Pricing.
Artist Hallmarks: “D. Gordon” (inscribed on back side of pendant); “J. Nelson” (lightly inscribed on each of the two sterling silver necklace cones)
Materials/Technique For Pendant: Natural Bisbee Turquoise Stone, Saw Work, Stamp Work, Appliqué, Repoussé, Twist Wire, Flattened Twist Wire, Satin Finish, Oxidized Background
Materials/Technique For Necklace: Handmade, Hand Stamped & Hand Strung Satin Finish Sterling Silver 13 mm Beads, Satin Finish Sterling Silver Cones Connected To Sterling Silver “Hook & Eye” Connector
Necklace Length: 22″ (not including Pendant)
Necklace Weight: 75 grams (not including Pendant)
Overall Pendant Height: 3.29″
Pendant Width: 2.13″
Bail Opening: 19.5 mm or .77″
Pendant Weight: 57 grams
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