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NATIVE AMERICAN TURQUOISE HEISHI NECKLACE SANTO DOMINGO

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Alluring combination of Kingman turquoise and olive shell that will look fabulous with any outfit.  Traditionally made by hand cutting, drilling, rolling, and stringing.  Turquoise beads  are about 1/4″ in diameter and olive shell beads are about 1/8″ in diameter.  Necklace is strung on beadlon and finished off with a sterling silver hook and eye clasp.

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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