Vintage Navajo Sterling Silver Royston Turquoise Squash Blossom Necklace

$ 950.00

Vintage Navajo Sterling Silver Royston Turquoise Squash Blossom Necklace

This vintage NAtive American Navajo Royston Turquoise Squash Blossom Necklace will blow your mind. The focus of this 1960's Navajo handmade Sterling Silver necklace are the 17 hand cut, top gem grade, natural Royston Turquoise. All of this gorgeous craftsmanship is strung on a heavy sterling beaded cable chain with the original hook and eye closure. The total length of the necklace is 27". Each of the American Turquoise gemstones is set in a smooth Sterling Silver bezel and surrounded by rope and other intricate design. Each of the squash designs features a handmade stamped design all around. The double shank Naja or center piece of this Vintage Necklace features 5 natural blue cabochons.
Royston turquoise is known for producing turquoise of bold color variations, ranging from beautiful soft blue to emerald greens. They can also come with a wide variety of matrix, such as golden brown, black, white, and more. Many artists love working with Royston turquoise as the beautiful colors of Royston allows their imagination to run wild. This is a great addition to any collection.

Metal: Sterling Silver
Metal purity: 925
Stone: Royston Turquoise
Size: 27"
Weight: 246.2 grams
Closure: Eye & Hook
Condition: VERY GOOD pre-owned condition. VERY minimal surface scratches. This necklace was NOT professionally cleaned so as not to disrpt the natural patina.