This Shell heishi necklace stands out with all the hand-cut and shaped heishi discs. Interspersed with three nuggets of hand-shaped natural turquoise pieces. The shell is a beautiful white-yellow color, with bits of gray-brown. The thick necklace hails from the 1970s, and everything about it, down to the sterling silver beads, were made by hand. A great unisex piece. what a great gift for yourself or some one special in your life.
Material: Turquoise Nugget, Shell Heishi and Sterling silver beads Width: 11.0mm (Shell) 18.1 x 19.7 x 18.3mm (3-Turquoise) 9.8 (R-Silver) 12.0 (S-Silver) Length: 18" (open)9 1/2 (Clapped) Total Gram Weight: 77.65g Condition: Great pre-owned condition; this piece has not been professionally cleaned so as not to compromise the natural patina.