Sterling silver, real Turquoise, Lapis, Jet, Mother of Pearl, and Red Oyster Shell.
Pendant measures approximately 1-7/8" long (including bail) and 7/8" at widest point.
This lovely pendant is a work of art and has everything you could possibly want from a piece of Native American jewelry! This piece of Native American jewelry is Navajo hand crafted by artist Laura Lincoln, out genuine sterling silver and real multicolor inlay. The inlay consists of: Turquoise, Lapis, Jet, Mother of Pearl, and Red Oyster Shell. The inlay is gently set, while hand cut silver work and thin silver lines add style for a phenomenal finish. The pendant is stamped sterling and hallmarked.
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.
Lapis is the perfect stone for wisdom and fortitude. It is also believed to be an excellent stone for decision makers. It helps increase psychic ability.