The word Heishi is from the Santo Domigo word meaning shell, which refers to a shell necklace. The Santo Domigo Pueblo artist are very proficient in this artwork. They are known for using stone shell coral. The Santo Domingo Kewa Pueblo is located 25 miles southwest of SANTA FE New Mexico and has just about 2,500 tribe members. We love the color BLUE the color blue for the color Blue for Native American people is the symbol of Wisdom , Intuition and Confidence.Weight by grams on scale. This is a pre owned item history is unknown it does have signs of aging fine lines and scuff marks. If you love it follow it. Leave the wrapping to us. Thank you for visiting, Native American Turquoise, Standing Bear. The item "Vintage Santo Domingo Kewa Turquoise 20' Graduated Hand Rolled Heishi Necklace" is in sale since Saturday, June 6, 2020. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Ethnic, Regional & Tribal\Native American\Necklaces & Pendants". The seller is "nativeamericanturquoise" and is located in Stuart, Florida. This item can be shipped to United States.