THE STORY BEHIND THE JEWELRY
Sterling silver and Turquoise.
Pendant measures approximately 2-1/4" long (including bail) and 3/4" at widest point.
This pendant is a wonderful piece of Southwest art! This pendant is a stunning piece of jewelry that is crafted out of genuine sterling silver and real Turquoise inlay. The inlay is gently set, while thin silver lines and stamped boarder designs highlight for a stunning finish. 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.