Sonora Gold Turquoise Inlay Necklace
This Sonora Gold Turquoise Inlay Necklace is spectacular. Beautiful blues and greens are brightened by Sterling Silver channels throughout the piece. Forty-six individual stones were perfectly shaped to lay securely between the sterling silver channels. Double linked chain and a large lobster clasp create stability and security whether you wear this piece short or long. This necklace is sure to turn heads. Sonoran Gold Turquoise is a two-tone turquoise with a golden matrix. It is mined as individual nuggets rather than from a vein. This exciting new turquoise is found near the city of Cananea, Mexico. If you love to collect genuine turquoise from many mines, you will love this necklace. Handmade in New Mexico by Navajo artist, Peterson Chee. He learned to silversmith from his family and worked for many years with the famous artist, Ray Tracey.
Hallmarked "C" plus the artist's arrowhead symbol and Stamped "Sterling"
16" necklace (adjustablewith 1.5" center drop.
Aproximately 18" long when worn around the neck