Sterling silver, real Malachite, and Mother of Pearl.
Pendant measures approximately 2-1/2" long (including bail) and 1-1/2" at widest point. Necklace measures approximately 26-1/8" long and weighs 100 grams.
This gorgeous necklace set is absolutely distinctive in each and every way! In this Native American jewelry set, the pendant is Navajo hand crafted by artist B. Benally, out of genuine sterling silver, along with real Malachite and Mother of Pearl stones. A total of THIRTEEN stones are gently set in hand cut bezel settings, while being accented by twisted silver and mini silver beads for an amazing look. The pendant is stamped sterling and hallmarked. The necklace is hand strung out of genuine sterling silver and real Malachite beads. The necklace consists of: 2-mm silver round beads, 8-mm Malachite round beads, and 8-mm Malachite rondelle beads. Each end of the necklace is completed with a silver cone and bead for a beautiful finish. The cones are stamped sterling.
Malachite is famous for its radial banding and deep green color. Popular today for use in Southwestern style jewelry, malachite was also popular in the past with the ancient Egyptians, Greeks, and Romans. It was worn as a good luck charm to keep away danger and illness. It is believed to balance and stabilize ones emotions.
Pearls are known to stabilize and balance emotions. They are believed to help your body in using calcium better. Pearls are full of purity and integrity.