This is an excellent condition Santo Domingo Sleeping Beauty turquoise nugget and heishi sterling silver bead necklace. This is as basic and early as Indian jewelry making was AND is all hand made!!!!! The Sleeping Beauty turquoise is light blue with wonderful white to dark brown matrix.
These stones have been tumbled to a very smooth finish and stabilized. The average nugget measures 18mm long and 12mm wide. There are sterling melon and stamped beads at the ends. There is about a 1 inch play that can easily be corrected but not a wear issue.
The necklace measures approximately 29 inches and weighs 104 grams. The string is sterling wire. The necklace IS structurally sound. Please let me know at any time if you have a question or issue. BE SURE TO VIEW all PICTURES.If you would like additional shots please let me know. We do not mark merchandise values below value or mark items as "gifts".
The item "Santo Domingo Sleeping Beauty Turquoise Nugget & Heishi Sterlig Bead Necklace" is in sale since Friday, February 03, 2017. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Ethnic, Regional & Tribal\Native American\Necklaces & Pendants". The seller is "betty5294" and is located in Mesa, Arizona. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, China, Mexico, Germany, Japan, France, Australia, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Austria, Israel, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia.