This is truly what would be a Museum Quality piece, either a standard type museum or a Native American Museum. This beautiful necklace has Flower buds on the ends that aren't opened, instead of open flower blossoms that are round and hollow that you normally see on the ends of squash blossom necklaces. These are beautiful flat flower bud tips on this very unique piece of art. T he center area is supposed to be dark like it is, it's not tarnish so please don't scrub it or try to polish it like crazy since its Oxidized, and the art of Oxidation was used to turn it black or dark grey.
This necklace has 16 Stunning Gorgeous Morenci Turquoise cabochons with silver pyrite in many of them and beautiful matrix in them, from the Classic Morenci Turquoise mine in Arizona. Morenci is one of the most beautiful turquoise stones and is highly sought after especially when you get Sixteen stunning cabochons like these.The measurements as you can clearly see in the photos, are from the bottom of the Naja all the way up to the end of the beads tip to the clasp and hook is just about 15 inches. The measured inside length, measured inside the beads as if you are wearing it, as it should be to see how it fits around your neck and hangs down, with the tailor tape-measurer from end tip of the hook and clasp around inside to the top of the Naja and back up to the end tip is about approximately 23 inches. Weight: 7.33 ounces which equals 207 grams. This is the exact necklace you will receive in the photos. This is amazingly designed and artistically handmade by a great Navajo artist, and as you can see this style is unique and wonderful, and notice the fantastic silversmithing details.
Notice these gorgeous Morenci turquoise cabochons are well set in their bezels with the attached Squash Blossom flower buds on the ends of this unique necklace. This is guaranteed to be an authentic handmade necklace by an unknown but very talented Native American Navajo artist.This is a true and genuine Native American piece of art. You don't get any props used such as stands, belt, bluejeans, quarter or any coins, nor rough turquoise rocks, ruler, tape measurer or scale, or other things. You only get the magnificent piece of jewelry listed in the title and description, and that's the best thing to have. We have been collecting turquoise and Native American jewelry from many tribes for the past 40 years. We are not a pawn shop, but are very knowledgable and experienced elderly people who love turquoise and Native American jewelry that don't get to wear all of our jewelry as much as we would like to.
We don't travel much anymore and have downsized our collection to have more room, and to share our collection with others that would like to find such nice beautiful pieces of Native American Indian jewelry for their collection. The blurred white spots you see on the turquoise is from the lights or flash, not in the turquoise. By studying this wonderful, detailed and exquisite craftsmanship your eyes can detect with appreciation the detail and time the artist put into handcrafting this beautiful piece of art. Please notice and look over and study all of the photos that also give excellent details and of size and color, design and measure taken since they are part of this description for this item, as well as the thorough details and lengthy description information. You'll be overjoyed to look over this wonderful Squash Blossom Necklace and see the details in the design, and these Rare beautiful cabochon stones and at how stunning this piece is.
These cabochons fit firmly and solidly in their bezels. You of course can wear it or display it or anything you want, go shopping or out to a restaurant or a party or an elegant affair or just wear it and enjoy it around your home. I put the United States Quarter in the photo to show the size comparison, with the ruler so if you need to figure out the size of the necklace with the information and measurements I have given, please take several quarters and a tape measurer or ruler, and put it on your neck and chest area where you would normally wear a necklace, or several quarters to give you some idea of the size comparison of the beads and naja of this stunning necklace and move it around if necessary to get a better sense of size.Please remember that this is Genuine, Real turquoise, mined by being dug out of the ground, and not made in a factory in some foreign country. These are not to be copied nor used by anyone under any circumstances, to use them is illegal, as against U. This is guaranteed to be handmade by this Native American artist. This is a true and genuine Native American Navajo Indian fine piece of skilled and crafted art. No more photos can be added and the description is complete.
The item "Navajo Morenci Turquoise Sterling Silver Squash Blossom Necklace Vintage 1950" is in sale since Monday, November 13, 2017. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Ethnic, Regional & Tribal\Native American\Necklaces & Pendants". The seller is "searchingforfun" and is located in Vincennes, Indiana. This item can be shipped to United States.