Item #849B- Vintage Navajo 3pc Turquoise Nuggets Cluster Silver Necklace

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Item #849B- Vintage Navajo 3pc Turquoise Nuggets Cluster Silver Necklace

487.95
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Beautiful solid vintage Navajo three section turquoise nugget cluster necklace. The silversmith didn't cut any corner in the use of silver here. Something found in newer versions of teardrop cluster jewelry. Each side sections consists of seven (7) beautiful polished turquoise nuggets set in scallop cut bezels with two (2) silver drops separating each nugget from the next. The artist also runs a stick of heavy gauge decorative stamped trefold triangular wire along the outer side and finishes by attaching a large stout soldered wire ring on each end. The focal teardrop cluster is made with eight (8) turquoise nuggets also set into scallop cut bezels and separated by silver drops. The complete outline of the teardrop is encased with decorative stamped trefold triangular wire with a large silver drop mounted at top. All of the stones have been mounted to scorched blackened silver bases. The artist continues the necklace by creating two (2) large oblong links used to connect the three (3) sections together. Each link is made with two (2) half round wires soldered together and mounted to a silver sheet base. The artist decorates each of the large chain links by soldering five (5) silver drops across the front side of the link. The artist finishes the necklace by attaching handmade "dot-dash-dot" style chains to each side. It also shows extension chains of similar style added to each end to extend the length. They can be removed easily if desired. The necklace has a sterling lobster clasp.

The complete necklace measures 25 1/2" long end to end with a wearable length of 14" measured from clasp to bottom of teardrop focal setting. The extension is in two (2) parts and measures 5" total. You can remove all or only half if desired. The two (2) side sections each measure 3" long by 1/2" wide and the teardrop focal setting measures 1 3/4" by 1 1/8" across. The complete necklace weighs a healthy 60.8 grams (2.14 oz or 1.95 ozt) and is unsigned sterling silver. Beautiful vintage handmade Navajo turquoise cluster necklace!  $487.95