Vintage Zuni Squash Blossom Genuine Turquoise and Silver Necklace 1950's
Up for sale is this splendid Zuni traditional Squash Blossom necklace made with Turquoise cabochons and Silver from the 1950s. This traditional necklace is made of genuine mined turquoise round cabs. They are natural color stones with no fill and no treatment. They are very bright and range in color from a deep darker turquoise to a light sky blue, making the necklace such an exquisite piece. The inverted crescent forming the central medallion, is 3 inches (8cm) long and the dangly part in the middle of it is 1 inch (2.5cm) long. These two parts host a total of 70 turquoise stones. The 10 blossoms or side medallions each measure 1.5 inches (3.5 cm). Each hosts 10 turquoise stones. The inverted crescent and the 10 blossoms are strung with hollow handcrafted silver beads on a metal wire making the piece incredibly sturdy. The necklace is about 25 inches long around the neck. The total weight o f the necklace is 153.5 grams approximately. We are a working jewelry store and gallery and are not available to answer questions on weekends. All our pieces are Guaranteed Genuine, no reproductions! Supplementary images can be supplied upon request. All items subject to pre-sale. The item "Vintage Zuni Squash Blossom Genuine Turquoise and Silver Necklace 1950's" is in sale since Thursday, March 29, 2018. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Ethnic, Regional & Tribal\Native American\Necklaces & Pendants". The seller is "haiggalleries" and is located in Rochester, Michigan.