Sterling silver, Turquoise, Oyster Shell, Mother of Pearl, and Black Jade.
Pendant measures approximately 3" long (including bail) and 1/2" at widest point.
Looking at such beauty tells the capabilities of Southwestern art! The pendant is a lovely piece of jewelry that is hand crafted out of genuine sterling silver and multicolor inlay. The inlay consists of: real Turquoise, Oyster Shell, Mother of Pearl, and Black Jade. The inlay is carefully set, while forming a lovely design. Thin silver lines can be seen accenting in between the inlay for a beautiful finish. The pendant is stamped sterling and hallmarked.
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.
Pearls are known to stabilize and balance emotions. They are believed to help your body in using calcium better. Pearls are full of purity and integrity.