Vintage Navajo Sterling Silver Royston Turquoise Squash Blossom Necklace

$ 850.00

Vintage Navajo 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 16 fascinating silver squashes with each carrying a remarkable dome shaped bezel set green Royston turquoise stone. Each squash measures approx. 1-1/2". Located at the bottom of the necklace is a beautiful sterling silver tri-shank naja pendant carrying 3 more beautiful bezel set Royston turquoise stones. The naja measures around 2-1/2" x 2-1/2". The silver work on the naja is just breathtaking. Sterling silver. Cir. 1950's . The length of the necklace measures around 24".

Turquoise is the birthstone of December and it is believed that it brings good fortune and strength.
This is a great addition to any collection.

Metal: Sterling Silver
Metal purity: 925
Stone: Royston Turquoise
Size: 24"
Weight: 143.9 grams
Closure: Eye & Figure 8 Hook
Condition: VERY GOOD pre-owned condition. VERY minimal surface scratches. We have not had this professionally cleaned so as not to compromise the natural patina.