Vintage 1974 Kingman Turquoise, Sterling Silver. A Letter From The Lady who bought this in 1974.AND a Photo of the Shop Owners! This is a dream package for a collector of Genuine Native American jewelry. Small Turquoise Stones, set in large Sterling Silver bezels to make them appear larger.
If you looooovvveee jewelry then do look at my other. Auctions on at this time. All items are in 100% great.
Shape - crack & chip free! All of Mother's lovely things are. 100% guaranteed to be loved. Old Cherokee Mother closed her jewelry store in 1985, (Kathy's Turquoise Gallery). She & I have just found boxes of her remaining stock, which I will be listing from now till Christmas.
Mother would travel twice a year to the Indian Reservations out West, searching for the most beautiful hand-made Turquoise & Silver pieces to bring back to her store in Bossier City, Louisiana. She had great knowledge about the Tribes and the Turquoise mines. I will tell specifics about each piece if she can remember. Each side of the main string measures 12 inches from the clasp to the pendant for a total of 24 inches. The Sterling Silver Naja measures approximately 2.13/16" across x 2.3/4" long.
MATERIALS: Sterling Silver 7mm Bench Beads, Blossoms, Settings, and Clasp. Fabulous OLD "Smooth & Glossy" NATURAL Kingman Turquoise Stones. The Blossoms measure 1 1/2" Long x 3/4" Wide. BENCH BEADS are hammered, one side at a time, then soldered together, one at a time, the Artist's bench is usually a tree stump. WEIGHT: The total weight of the necklace is 158 grams.When Southwestern Native Americans found turquoise, they saw in it the blue, open sky that stretched over their desert homelands. It also represented life-giving water and the green tones of the earth.
S deep connection to the world around them, Native Americans saw turquoise as a protecting force. It drew in helpful spirits, repelled demons, brought prosperity and encouraged the free flow of thoughts in its wearer.Add Each Item To Your. Then Pay For Them All Together. I make every attempt to describe each item and provide photos. Almost everything I sell is pre-owned or vintage. I do my best to accurately describe what I see.
I treat you the way I would want to be treated! The item "Vintage 1974 Kingman Turquoise Sterling Silver Navajo Squash Blossom with EXTRAS" is in sale since Thursday, April 19, 2018. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Ethnic, Regional & Tribal\Native American\Necklaces & Pendants".The seller is "pink-wine-cats" and is located in Bossier City, Louisiana. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica.