Late 19th-early 20th century Santo Domingo handmade necklace. Composed of hand carved/filed and pump drilled beads (two types of shell, cerrillos turquoise, and spiney oyster tab beads). The necklace has a great patina and retains its original cotton thread. Roughly 25 in total length (though hard to measure accurately). Feel free to ask questions.
The item "Antique turquoise shell heishi necklace old pawn early kewa Santo Domingo" is in sale since Monday, January 6, 2020. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Vintage Ethnic/Regional/Tribal\Native American (pre-1935)". The seller is "tradingpieces83" and is located in Albuquerque, New Mexico. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Viet nam, Uruguay.