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TURQUOISE NECKLACE BY LENORE & OWEN CHEYKAYCHI SANTO DOMINGO/HOPI

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Santo Domingo/Hopi artists, Lenore and Owen Cheykaychi created this exquisite turquoise necklace.  Traditionally made by hand cutting, drilling, rolling, and stringing.  Four beautiful strands of heishi are then finished off with sterling cones and clasp.  Each turquoise stone is separated by fine baby olive shell, giving the necklace a lovely combination of contrasting colors.  Weighs 22 grams  A unique statement piece that you will enjoy for many years.
Beads are about 1/8″ 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 3 lbs
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