Sterling silver, real Oyster Shell, and Pink Coral.
Necklace measures approximately 18-1/4" long and weighs 56 grams, center pieces measure approximately 1-3/4" long and 7/8" wide. Hook dangle earrings measure approxiamtely 1-7/8" long (including hook) and 3/8" wide.
This gorgeous necklace set is absolutely distinctive in each and every way! This piece of Native American jewelry is Navajo hand strung out of genuine sterling silver along with real Oyster Shell beads. The necklace consists of: 5-mm silver round beads and 4-mm Oyster Shell rondelle beads. Oyster Shell wheel beads beautifully graduate, allowing the smallest beads at the end to measure 8-mm and the largest beads in the center to measure 12-mm, along with a 24-mm high shine polished Oyster Shell center piece. A silver cone can be seen highlighting each end of the necklace for a delightful finish. The cones are stamped sterling. The earrings compliment the necklace beautifully, consisting of: 4-mm Pink Coral round beads and 10-mm Oyster Shell wheel beads.
Corals are known to be very soothing and very protective. Coral is of an organic origin; it is the skeletal remains of marine animals called Coral Polyps. Colonies of these tiny creatures build branching structures as they grow, gradually forming reefs and atolls.