There are tiny nicks seen in the heishi which are a result of the bead making process and part of it's hand formed charm. The necklace has a total wearing length of 20.75 inches.
The heishi are graduated in size with the largest turquoise bead measuring 9mm across and the smallest 4mm. The white shell beads are 3/8th of an inch across. All the beads are hand cut, ground and polished with a nice polish.
The turquoise is a light to medium pure blue, not aqua or teal... With a scattered golden brown matrix. It weighs 39 grams, a sturdy and comfortable weight. It's a simple strand of beautiful beads. It will arrive first class with tracking.
The item "Vintage Native American Sleeping Beauty Turquoise White Shell Heishi Necklace" is in sale since Saturday, August 22, 2020. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Ethnic, Regional & Tribal\Native American\Necklaces & Pendants". The seller is "100smr" and is located in Saint Louis, Missouri. This item can be shipped to United States.