All items are vintage with varying degrees of age/wear/tarnish, and are guaranteed as represented. This Item: Vintage Navajo silver and turquoise squash blossom necklace with hand-made fluted and smooth beads. Measurement: Length of beaded necklace (hook to clasp) = 24. Naja dimensions = 2-1/2″ x 2-1/2″. Fluted bead diameter = 11 mm, smooth bead diameter = 8.5 mm. Drop length (including naja & bale) = 15. Each blossom plus turquoise = 2-1/8. The turquoise stones average about 1/2″x 3/8″. Weight: 153.5 grams 4.9 troy oz. Hallmarks/Stamp : Not stamped or hallmarked – a crude’D’ is scratched on back of naja. Condition: Very good vintage condition – no damage. Stones are all in great shape & tightly set. One stone has a tight hairline as can be seen in a couple of photos. Comments: The silver beads are hand-made rather than bench beads, and the whole necklace is strung on fox-tail cable. Very attractive turquoise with good color (I believe the stones are not treated or stabilized). My guess is this necklace may have been made in the late 1940’s or 1950’s. Guaranteed to be original & authentic as described. Signature Confirmation will be required. Please read my following comments/fine print – I’ll keep them as brief as I can. If you desire to return an item. The item “Old Squash Blossom Necklace Navajo Silver Turquoise Fluted Hand Made Beads” is in sale since Wednesday, December 8, 2021. This item is in the category “Jewelry & Watches\Ethnic, Regional & Tribal\Necklaces & Pendants”. The seller is “colohotspring” and is located in Idaho Springs, Colorado. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Uruguay.
- Type: Squash Blossom Necklace
- Vintage: Yes
- Ethnic & Regional Style: Native American
- Main Stone: Turquoise
- Metal: Sterling or Coin Silver
- Tribal Affiliation: Navajo