Vintage Navajo 2-Strand Turquoise Fetish Necklace & Earrings Set

$ 250.00

Vintage Navajo 2-Strand Turquoise Fetish Necklace & Earrings Set

You will absolutely fall in love with this stunning Vintage Navajo 2- Strand Turquoise Fetish Necklace & Earrings Set. This necklace is made up of TWO (2) strands of hand cut animal fetishes and heishi beads. It is capped with sterling silver cones and will lay perfectly around your neck.

Adding to the look is a pair of matching dangle earrings.

This vintage necklace and earrings is a beautiful illustration of American Indian traditions. Called a fetish necklace. It was a way for the natives to show off individual wealth. The individual carvings represent animals in nature. An inanimate object is worshiped for its supposed magical powers or because it is considered to be inhabited by a spirit.

Materials: Sterling Silver, Turquoise
Metal purity: 925
Total length: 27" (end to end)
Earring drop length: 3-1/4"
Necklace Weight: 41.2 grams
Earring Weight (combined): 7.1 grams
Condition: VERY GOOD pre-owned condition. VERY minimal scratches to any of the stones.