Authentic Santo Domingo Turquoise Choker Necklace

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Ella Mae Garcia - Authentic Santo Domingo
Classic Turquoise Heishi Choker - E

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Santo Domingo Heishi Necklace

Bright turquoise heishi

Length
20" end to end
Diameter of heishi
5/16" at center
to 3/16" at ends, graduated
Material
Turquoise heishi
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Artist

Ella Mae Garcia, Santo Domingo

Santo Domingo Heishi Necklace

Each end is finished with two sterling silver beads.

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Ella Mae Garcia - Santo Domingo
Classic Turquoise Heishi Choker Necklace- E

$118 SOLD

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Santo Domingo Heishi Necklace

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Santo Domingo Heishi Necklace

 

What is heishi?

Heishi means shell and in the past, referred to pieces of shell that have been drilled and hand rolled or ground into bead shapes and strung as necklaces. With the reduced availability of some shell materials, the modern Native American artists also use hand made beads of other natural materials including stones when making heishi necklaces. Read more about heishi here: All About Heishi.

Turquoise comes in all shades of blue, to blue-green, with a possible shading towards brown-veined greens.

Matrix (veining) may or may not be present in any color(s). It is the natural variations in turquoise that make it appealing. The color of turquoise in American Indian jewelry ranges from brownish green to bright blue.
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