Colorful Navajo Multi-Stone Squash Blossom Set
This colorful Squash blossom necklace and earring set boasts 110 stones individual, hand cut stones. Navajo artist, Geraldine James, has created a statement piece set with a mix of genuine turquoise and spiny oyster cabochons. The iconic, handmade, Navajo Squash Blossom necklace is perhaps the most recognizable style of Native American jewelry. The Navajo word describing this type of necklace means “bead that spreads out.” This necklace strung with large oxidized sterling silver beads has detailed stone pieces resembling the actual flower of the squash plant on each side medallion of the necklace and a crescent shaped centerpiece called a “naja”. Oxidized for an Old World look.
Artist Hallmark “G James” Stamped “Sterling”Measurements:
31″ end to end with 2 1/2″ long earrings