Vintage 1960's Navajo Turquoise, Shell Heishi & Red Coral Jacla 3-Strand Necklace

$ 1275.00 $ 1700.00

Vintage 1960's Navajo Turquoise, Shell Heishi & Red Coral Jacla 3-Strand Necklace

We are offering this gorgeous Vintage (1960s) 3-Strand Turquoise, Shell heishi bead, and Oxblood Coral bead necklace featuring a Double Jacla with Hand Rolled Turquoise and Shell Beads. This necklace also features a traditional wrapped backing. Jaclas were originally worn as earrings by Southwestern tribes. The practice of hanging them on a necklace when they were not being worn as earrings led to a new style of "jacla necklaces."

Necklace Length: 13" - 18"

Jacla Length : 5"

Materials: Turquoise, Shell, & Red Coral
Total length: 18"
Weight: 171.5 grams
Condition: VERY GOOD pre-owned condition. VERY minimal scratches to any of the stones.