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JASPER NELSON STERLING SILVER BEAD NECKLACE NAVAJO

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Each bead is hand drawn, punched for holes, stamped, soldered, polished and hand strung.¬† Navajo artist, Jasper Nelson created this gorgeous arrangement of handmade beads or Navajo pearls. The necklace looks great alone or you can add a pendant. The beads are 9mm (3/8‚ÄĚ) and the necklace is finished off with cones, a hook, and eye.¬† This exquisite necklace will elevate your jewelry collection and is so versatile, it will look great with any outfit.¬† Weighs 40 grams.¬† Signed

18‚ÄĚ long

The Navajos began working with silver in the 19th century, and began making things like buckles, bridles, buttons, rings, canteens, hollow beads, earrings, crescent-shaped pendants (called ‚Äúnajas‚ÄĚ), bracelets, crosses, powder chargers, tobacco canteens, and conchos (for belts).¬† Their silversmithing skills has evolved and changed throughout the years, and in about 1880 Navajo silversmiths started to set turquoise in their silver work.¬† Traditionally, Navajo artists worked with jewelry techniques like repousee and stamp work, but today they explored in other Native American jewelry making techniques like Zuni inlay work and Hopi overlay work.

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Weight 3 lbs
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