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HEISHI NECKLACE BY TOREVIA CRESPIN KEWA SANTO DOMINGO

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Santo Domingo artist Torevia Crespin made this fabulous necklace out of Turquoise, Shell, Jet, Melon Shell, and Pipestone.  Traditionally made by hand cutting, drilling, rolling, and stringing.  A lovely strand of heishi that is finished off with sterling silver hook and eye.  Weighs 16 grams.  Fabulous colors that will look great with any outfit.

1/8″ to 1/4″ wide

19” long

Santo Domingo artists are known for their heishi.  The word “heishi means “shell” in the Keresan language.  Traditionally Santo Domingo jewelry makers created their heishi jewelry out of shell.  The shell is hand cut into a flat disc.  Today, other stones that Santo Domingo artists cut in this manner, are also referred to as heishi.  With modern tools and innovations, artists can create different styles of beads and use different gemstones like turquoise, coral, jet, serpentine, and spiny oyster.

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Weight .5 lbs
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