The previous owner said she traveled out west during that timespan. The largest carved Turquoise measure 1 1/2 long. All other large pieces drop down in size. There are 32 Large Carved Turquoise pieces in this necklace and Heishe beads in differant sizes accentuating and separating the Larger stones.Its overall condition is good. You can see where the larger stones were carved and it has been tested with acetone and the color stands strong.
The color of the Turquoise runs completely through which is another sign this is Natural Turquoise. A few of the Heishi beads have small chips. Nothing major only mentioned for accuracy. It weighs 194.5 grams. Auctiva offers Free Image Hosting and Editing.
The item "VINTAGE SANTO DOMINGO LARGE CARVED TURQUOISE & HEISHI BEADS NECKLACE 194.5 gram" is in sale since Sunday, April 15, 2018. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Ethnic, Regional & Tribal\Native American\Necklaces & Pendants". The seller is "galle500" and is located in Sun City Center, Florida. This item can be shipped worldwide.