Navajo Sterling Silver Bead Necklace With Natural Blue Gem Turquoise Pendant – NL#1131
Sterling Silver Bead Necklace Featuring A Sterling Silver Pendant Set With An Impressive RARE Natural Blue Gem Turquoise Stone. 22 1/4″ Length Necklace Masterfully Handmade By Navajo Artist JEFFREY NELSON. Pendant Masterfully Handmade And Designed By Navajo Artist BENNIE RATION.
In General, Natural or Non-Treated Turquoise Is Considered To Be Highly Desirable As It Represents The True And Unaltered Composition of The Stone. Natural Turquoise Stones Are Increasingly Becoming Hard To Locate And Acquire. It Should Be Further Noted The Blue Gem Turquoise Mine Is No Longer In Operation Making This Exceptional Piece RARE.
*Pendant And Necklace May Be Purchased Separately – Call or E-Mail For Pricing.
Artist Hallmarks: “BENNIE RATION” (inscribed on back side of pendant with artist’s personal hawk insignia); “J. Nelson” (inscribed on both sterling silver necklace cones)
Materials/Technique For Necklace: Handmade And Hand Strung Sterling Silver 9.5 mm Beads, 2 Sterling Silver Cones Attached To Sterling Silver “Hook & Eye” Connector.
Materials/Technique For Pendant: Sterling Silver, Natural Blue Gem Turquoise Stone, Stamp Work, Saw Work, Twist Wire, Shadowbox
Necklace Length: 22.25″ (not including pendant)
Necklace Weight: 50 grams (not including pendant)
Pendant Height: 3.01″ (including bail)
Pendant Width: 1.89″
Bail Opening: .50″
Pendant Weight: 38 grams
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