Authentic Native American Sterling Silver Turquoise Necklace
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Natural Morenci Turquoise Pendant Necklace
by Navajo Silversmith Bennie Ration

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The collar style necklace is made up of:
  • Two 3" long overlay panels
  • Two flat discs
  • One 2 1/2" long central overlay panel
  • Sterling silver chain with lobster claw clasp.
Stones
 Morenci Natural Turquoise
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Centerpiece
2" x 1 1/2"
Weight
108 grams
Length
23" long from end to end and can be fastened shorter because of chain and clasp style.
Hallmarks
Bennie Ration
(Claw Symbol)
Sterling
Artist
Bennie Ration, Navajo

 

Natural Morenci Turquoise Pendant Necklace

$595 SOLD

Navajo Nugget  Necklace

The finest silversmith work
by celebrated Navajo artist Bennie Ration.

Overlay work highlights the exceptional Morenci natural turquoise stone.

Navajo Nugget  Necklace

 

 

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About Bennie Ration

One of the greatest contemporary Native American jewelry silversmiths of our time, Bennie Ration has a distinct three dimensional style with geometric patterns figuring prominently in his pieces. Using overlay to highlight and accent his designs, Bennie Ration creates unique pieces using the finest materials. His pieces are recognized all over the world as some of the finest silverwork.

He was born on the Canoncito Navajo reservation in New Mexico into a silversmithing family. His father, John Ration, began teaching Bennie the art of silversmithing in grade school.

About Morenci Turquoise

Morenci Turquoise is mined in southeastern Arizona. It is of a vibrant light blue color. The matrix is unusual in that the pyrite, when polished, often looks like silver. Morenci turquoise is very difficult to obtain now because the mine is depleted. It is a highly collectible turquoise


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