Sterling silver and real Malachite.
Necklace measures approximately 22" long and weighs 55 grams.
You will absolutely fall in love with this stunning necklace! This piece of Native American jewelry is Navajo, hand strung out of 3-mm genuine sterling silver round beads and 8-mm Malachite rondelle beads. Both ends of the necklace are completed with a silver cone and bead for a delightful finish. The cones are stamped sterling.
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.