Original Mary Tafoya Heishi Necklace. Hand strung stone necklace measures 19. Hand stone inlaid pendant measures 1 1/7" high, 1 1/2" wide and 3/4 deep. This handmade necklace created by Santo Domingo artist Mary Tafoya is of moderate weight and feels great. The center piece is various stones cut in a graduated teardrop shape.Stones used include turquoise and shell, as well as others. Mary Tafoya is from the Santo Domingo, or Kewa Pueblo, in New Mexico. Her jewellery combines her contemporary vision with a traditional heishi artform. Each of her pieces is a one of a kind work of art. Mary creates her mosaic jewelry using vibrant contrasting colors of natural materials, and her workplace contains buckets and piles of shell and stone waiting to be reborn into her whimsical, colorful pieces.
Marys award winning and highly desired work is featured in many galleries and museums throughout the U. Pictures are of the actual item. If you see any error in the description please let me know. The item "Native American Necklace Tafoya Handmade Coral Turquoise Heishi" is in sale since Tuesday, April 9, 2019. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Ethnic, Regional & Tribal\Native American\Necklaces & Pendants".The seller is "mythplaced" and is located in Evergreen, Colorado. This item can be shipped worldwide.