Sterling Silver and real Carnelian.
Pendant measures approximately 2-1/4" long (including bail) and 3/4" at widest point. Necklace measures approximately 19-3/8" long.
This is a very exquisite necklace set that must not be overlooked! In this Native American jewelry set, the pendant is Navajo hand crafted by artist B. Benally, out of genuine sterling silver and real Carnelian inlay. The inlay is delicately set completing the pendant to perfection! The pendant is stamped sterling and hallmarked. The necklace is hand strung out of genuine sterling silver and real Carnelian beads. The necklace consists of: 6-mm Carnelian round beads, along with 2-mm and 6-mm silver round beads. Each end of the necklace is completed with a silver cone and bead for a stunning finish. The cones are stamped sterling.
Carnelian is the birthstone of August. It increases energy, and adds endurance along with encouragement. It is also believed to still the blood and calm the temper. Carnelian is a flesh-red to brown-red, translucent to opaque type of chalcedony. Its red comes from iron within the stone.