Necklace, Squash Blossom, Turquoise, Unique Boxed Double Stone Blossoms, Hallmark, Vintage, 1174
EVERYBODY NEEDS A STATEMENT SQUASH BLOSSOM, AND THIS ONE IS ONE OF A KIND.
Crafted by the renowned Navajo jewelry artisan Henry Sam, this stunning squash blossom necklace features unique boxed double-stone blossoms with oval cabochons of matrixed turquoise set in tiny serrated bezels and boxed in a thin band of sterling silver with silver drop accents. The ornate C-shaped naja features 25 turquoise cabochons surrounding a 3-stone dangle. The shade of the stones is beautiful and it’s certainly a standout piece, and it’s also really unusual that it’s signed.
- artist: Henry Sam
- affiliation: Navajo
- markings: (engraver script) HENRY SAM NAVAJO BEADS TINA HALONA also traders code
- materials: sterling silver, turquoise
- dimensions: 25" length with 2 1/2" naja
- weight: 192 grams
- closure: hook & eye
- nice vintage condition
- stones are secure, no stone chips or hairline fractures
- silver has a nice patina
- light wear from use
- style number: JN1174