Sterling silver, real Turquoise, Magenta Turquoise, Onyx, Oyster Shell, along with Yellow and White Mother of Pearl.
Necklace measures approximately 18-3/4" long.
There is nothing at all average about this beautiful necklace! This piece of Native American jewelry is Navajo hand strung out of genuine sterling silver, real Onyx beads and multicolor inlay. The necklace features ONE inlay bead that consist of: real Turquoise, Magenta Turquoise, Oyster Shell, White and Yellow Mother of Pearl. The necklace consists of: 6-mm silver round beads, along with a 12-mm multicolor inlay bead, Onyx round beads that beautifully graduate, allowing the largest beads to measure 10-mm and the smallest beads at the end to measure 6-mm. Each end of the necklace is completed with a silver cone and bead for a magnificent 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 their appeal and beauty.
Onyx is known to be a calming stone. It collects negative energy from you.