Vintage 30-1/4 Santo Domingo Kingman Turquoise Necklace Penn Shell Heishi 1970. Interested in more than one item? ONLY 1 OF THESE EVER MADE LIKE THIS!! Vintage Santo Domingo Turquoise Necklace. Squared & rounded discs of genuine, Kingman (24mm to 11mm) are spaced & finished with penn shell heishis.
` It's about 30-1/4 long including the lobster claw clasp, circa 1970's & in excellent condition. As traditional as it gets, this Vintage Santo Domingo Turquoise Necklace is equally wearable for a man or woman! Heishi (from the Santo Domingo word meaning shell) traditionally referred to necklace shell beads. Today, however, it describes tiny, handmade beads of any material. The Santo Domingo Pueblo carvers are the most proficient heishi producers.
To make the minuscule beads, the material (shell, stone, or coral) is sliced into strips, and then cut into small squares, after which holes are drilled through the center. Strung together, the rough squares are shaped and smoothed by holding the string against a turning stone wheel. In the process, 60 70% of the original material is lost. Thanks for looking and be sure to check out my store for more selections of authentic Native American jewelry and artifacts! If you like our products, please add me to your.List or consider subscribing to our. For updates on newly listed items, sales and special promotions! We would be happy to consider reasonable offers. We understand the true value and nature of hand crafted Indian art. And, we recognize that it is important to know that the artist is truly a member of a Native American tribe.
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The item "Vintage 30-1/4 Santo Domingo Kingman Turquoise Necklace Penn Shell Heishi 1970" is in sale since Tuesday, December 13, 2016. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Ethnic, Regional & Tribal\Native American\Necklaces & Pendants". The seller is "elkcreektradingllc" and is located in Kykotsmovi Village, Arizona. This item can be shipped to United States.