Sterling silver, Turquoise, Jet, Abalone Shell, and Mother Of Pearl.
Pendant measures approximately 1-1/2" long (including bail) and 7/8" at widest point.
This lovely pendant will definitely attract plenty of attention! This piece of Native American jewelry is Zuni hand crafted by artist S.C. Edaakie, out of genuine Sterling silver and real Multicolor inlay. The inlay consists of: Turquoise, Jet, Abalone Shell, and Mother Of Pearl. The inlay is carefully set while creating a lovely Blue Jay design for a marvelous finish. Pendant is hallmarked by the artist.
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.
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.