Sterling Silver, real Turquoise, and Fresh Water Pearl.
Necklace measures approximately 23-1/8" long.
Excellent craftsmanship is shown throughout this amazing necklace! This piece of Native American jewelry is Navajo hand strung out of genuine sterling silver, along with real Turquoise beads and Fresh Water Pearls. The necklace consists of: 2-mm silver round beads, 8-mm Turquoise beads, and 7-mm Fresh Water Pearls. Each end of the necklace is completed with a silver cone and bead for a fascinating finish. The cones are stamped sterling.
Turquoise is the birthstone of December. It is believed that turquoise tends to bring good fortune, strength and helps overcome illness. Turquoise got its name from the Levantine traders called Turks who brought the stone to Europe from Persia via Turkey centuries ago. Native Americans have prized turquoise since the time of the Aztecs, who mined it in New Mexico. The natural variations that occur in turquoise are part of its appeal and beauty.
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.