Vintage Native American Zuni Style Liquid Sterling Silver 5 Strand Necklace w Multi Stone Pendant
Vintage | Southwest Style | First Nations | Native American Zuni Style Liquid Sterling Silver 5 Strand Beaded Necklace with Gemstone Inlay Pendant | Never Worn
Gorgeous hand crafted modernist signed liquid silver necklace and pendant. The 18" sterling silver liquid silver necklace is signed Sterling and stamped with a Rising Sun near the clasp. The necklace features 5 slinky silver heshi and gemstone beaded strands with hook back closure. It has very slinky feel and drapes beautifully on the neck!
The sterling oval pendant measures 1" X 3/4" and is signed Sterling on the back. It is a gorgeous South Western / First Nations / Native American Zuni stye that features a bezel set inlay of rainbow gemstones including; turquoise, malachite, howlite, spiny oyster shell or coral, lapis, red agate, other agates, and jasper. The pendant has etched detail work on the flat part of the silver.
Note I am not a jeweller and have noted the gemstones based on research, they are not guaranteed to be correct. The photos they are a true representation.
The piece is in excellent vintage condition with the expected vintage patina.
This necklace was most likely made on a reservation between 1970s to 1980s. It was given to me as a gift in the 1980s
A lovely piece of Native American Indian jewelry to add to your collection.
Pendant: 1" x 3/4"
Markings: Sterling on the necklace and pendant, a Rising Sun makers mark
Materials Sterling silver, various gemstones. It weighs 15 grams
CONDITION: Excellent vintage w vintage patina. I recommend taking a polishing cloth to it so that you protect the stones while freshening up the silver.
The photos they are a true representation.
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