Sterling silver and real Purple Oyster Shell.
Necklace measures approximately 18-3/8" inside circumference, allowing the side links to measure approximately 3/4" long (excluding side rings) and 3/8" at widest point, and the center piece to measure approximately 1-3/8" long and 3/4" at it's widest point.
This amazing link necklace depicts the beauty and elegance of the great Southwest! This piece of Native American jewelry is Navajo hand crafted by artist Verley Betone, out of genuine sterling silver and a real Purple Oyster Shell stone. The stone is carefully set in a hand cut bezel setting in the center pendant, while four surrounding links feature beautiful scalloped leaf designs, mini silver beads, twisted silver, and imprinted patterns for an elegant finish. The necklace is stamped sterling and hallmarked.