This is a lovely handmade Santo Domingo (Kewa) Jacla necklace. Made of ALL-NATURAL turquoise, orange spiny oyster and brown separator heishi shell beads.Elegant and beautiful Southwestern collectible jewelry. Each bead is meticulously hand cut and polished from natural stone by the artisans Cipriano and Mary Garcia. Cipriano is from Kewa Pueblo, and Mary is from Laguna Pueblo. Adjustable Knot string tie for different lengths from 31 inches up to 38 inches long.
Traditional tribal artwork, intricate details. Collectible quality work of art, techniques passed down for centuries within the tribe. Jacla is Navajo for "ear string". This jacla has pair of looped pendants tied onto the bottom of a necklace.
The loop pendant is usually removable and can be converted into a matching earring. This artisan hand made it into permanently as a pendant. The word "Heishi", is from the Keresan word meaning "shell, " and traditionally referred to shell beads.Museum quality heirloom set that will be a fantastic addition to any collection! Total length: Necklace 46 inches (end to end). Jacla pendant length: 5 inches each. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Ethnic, Regional & Tribal\Necklaces & Pendants". The seller is "fashion-spectrum" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States, China, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, Sweden, Korea, South, Indonesia, Taiwan, South Africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Norway, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Republic of, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei Darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French Guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman Islands, Liechtenstein, Sri Lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macau, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Uruguay, Italy.