Vintage Navajo 1950's Sterling Silver Royston Turquoise Squash Blossom Necklace

$ 2200.00

Vintage Navajo 1950's Sterling Silver Royston Turquoise Squash Blossom Necklace

This is a magnificent vintage Navajo turquoise and silver squash blossom necklace. This museum quality piece is very old and is an absolutely stunning piece. The necklace is from the 1950's and is incredibly well made. Situated throughout the necklace are amazing sterling silver bench beads with a traditional figure 8 & hook closure.
This necklace consists of 20 fascinating silver squashes with each carrying a remarkable dome shaped green Royston turquoise stone. Each squash measures around 1-1/4". Located at the bottom of the necklace is a beautiful sterling silver naja pendant carrying 3 more beautiful Royston turquoise stones. The naja measures around 2" x 2". The silver works on the naja is just breathtaking. Sterling silver. Cir. 1950's . The length of the necklace measures around 30".
Turquoise is the birthstone of December and it is believed that it brings good fortune and strength.

Metal: Sterling Silver
Metal purity: 925
Stone: royston turquoise
Size: 30"
Weight: 125 grams
Closure: Figure 8 & Hook
Condition: Good pre-owned condition. The Sterling Silver was no professionally cleaned, as we did not want to compromise the natural patina.