Sterling Silver Navajo Old Pawn Turquoise Squash Blossom Choker/Necklace, 15.75", signed A.L. Becenti, 82.20 grams

$ 499.99

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Vintage Old Pawn Navajo Turquoise Squash Blossom Necklace/Choker that is 15.75" long with hook and clasp, signed A.L. Becenti on the back of the  Naja.  There are 8 total blossoms each with a raised turquoise stone that is oval and sawtooth bezel set with a rope accents at the base and then an oval like lower tiered rim.  The Naja has a stone at the ends also sawtooth bezel set with a matching setting to the stones on the squash blossoms at the top center on the inside and outside of the Naja.  Weight is 82.20 grams.  This was acquired through a Pennsylvania Estate.  It has the usual double row of hand made round beads also called "Navajo Pearls" - very labor intensive - that becomes a single row of beads after the squash blossoms end to the clasps.  Very nice quality and a beauty.  Sterling was tested on both the Naja and the beads and tests clearly as sterling.   Very good condition.  (Lot. Loc.C.17X5).  

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