Sterling silver, man made Turquoise, Lapis, Malachite, Suglite, and Red Oyster Shell.
The inner necklace circumference measures approximately 21-7/8" long.
We provide you with the absolute best quality of liquid silver out on the market today! Test it yourself and you'll know the difference! This gorgeous necklace is hand strung bead by bead out of genuine sterling silver and man made Multicolor beads. The necklace is made up of EIGHT strands that consist of a stunning combination of Liquid silver, along with 2-mm Turquoise, Lapis, Malachite, Suglite, and Red Oyster Shell heishi beads. The eight strands in this necklace elegantly graduate, so that the necklace will lay perfectly around your neck. Each end of the necklace is completed with a silver cone for a dazzling finish. The cones are stamped sterling.
Turquoise is the birthstone of December. It is believed that turquoise tends to bring good fortune, strength and helps overcome illness. Turquoise got its name from the Levantine traders called Turks who brought the stone to Europe from Persia via Turkey centuries ago. Native Americans have prized turquoise since the time of the Aztecs, who mined it in New Mexico. The natural variations that occur in turquoise are part of their appeal and beauty.
Malachite is famous for its radial banding and deep green color. Popular today for use in Southwestern style jewelry, malachite was also popular in the past with the ancient Egyptians, Greeks, and Romans. It was worn as a good luck charm to keep away danger and illness. It is believed to balance and stabilize ones emotions