Sterling silver, real Turquoise, Magenta Turquoise, Orange and Purple Oyster Shell, along with Yellow and White Mother of Pearl.
Necklace measures approximately 18" long, adjustable up to 21-1/2. The necklace weighs 65 grams.
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 Orange and Purple Oyster shell 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: 10-mm Orange and Purple Oyster Shell wheel beads, 5-mm and 6-mm silver round beads, along with a 12-mm multicolor inlay bead. Each end of the necklace is completed with a silver cone and bead for a delightful 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.
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.