Up for your consideration is this brand new Native American ~ Navajo ~ handmade sterling silver and genuine Roston turquoise necklace & earring set by La Rose Ganadonegro and Marylin Platero. The perfect gift for any woman!
This lovely Navajo necklace features a natural Royston turquoise pendant hung from a great mix of Sterling Silver Beads and turquoise beads. The necklace consists of three strands of multi sized smooth and fluted silver beads mixed with turquoise beads. The necklace measures 19 inches long. Plus there is a 3-1/2 inch silver chain necklace extender. Making it a possible 22-1/2 inches long.
The big turquoise pendant measures about 2-7/8 inch long not counting the large bale by 2 inch wide at the widest point and weighs about 40 grams. It is set with nine natural Royston turquoise stones with great color and matrixes. Including the bale the combo is 3-1/2 inches long. This pendant has a large bail with a usable interior of 3/4 inches.
The pendant is detachable from the necklace and the three strand turquoise & silver bead necklace can be work alone or with another pendant of your choice!
The matching 2-piece post dangle earrings measure about 1-7/8 inches long.
Brand new and in perfect condition. Gift box and Certificate of Authenticity included with your purchase. All silver work was created and hallmarked by the Navajo silversmith, La Rose Ganadonegro. La Rose Ganadonegro was born in 1956 in Crown Point, New Mexico. La Rose started silver work in 1984. La Rose works along side her husband Archie.
The 3 strand turquoise & silver beaded necklace has a combination of machine-made round beads and fluted beads, hand soldered, finished and strung by Navajo Marilyn Platero and finished with an oxidized or antiqued brushed satin finish that gives them a subdued, rich tone. Turquoise beads are interspersed among the silver beads.