You will absolutely fall in love with this stunning multi stone fetish necklace. This piece of Navajo jewelry is hand strung and includes Lapis, Turquoise, Jet, Coral, Amber, Shell Heishi Beads. The necklace is made up of THREE (3) strands that are capped with sterling silver cones and will lay perfectly around your neck. This vintage necklace 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, Lapis, Turquoise, Jet, Coral, Amber, Shell Heishi Beads Metal purity: 925 Total length: 31" (end to end) Weight: 150.6 grams Condition: VERY GOOD pre-owned condition. VERY minimal scratches to any of the stones.