Navajo Natural Bisbee Turquoise Shadowbox Pendant – PE#1220
Sterling Silver Shadowbox Pendant Set With A RARE Natural Bisbee Turquoise Stone. Masterfully Handmade And Designed By Navajo Artist JEFFERY NELSON.
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 Making This RARE Commodity Highly Sought After By Many Astute Collectors.
Artist Hallmarks: “J. Nelson” (inscribed on back side of pendant)
Materials: Sterling Silver, Natural Bisbee Turquoise Stone, Sterling Silver, Stampwork, Saw Work, Shadowbox, Twist Wire
Technique: Stampwork, Saw Work, Shadowbox, Twist Wire
Height: 2.46″ (including bail)
Bail Opening: .54″
Weight: 36 grams
1 in stock