Navajo Heishi Turquoise Disc and Spacer Necklace
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from 3/4" heishi discs at the center
Handmade turquoise disc beads interspersed with small turquoise beads.
Finished off with shell heishi, spiny oyster finials and Sterling Silver clasp.
What is heishi?
Navajo Pueblo artists are famous for their skill in making hand rolled and cut beads known as heishi. Made from shell, turquoise, and other stones, they are painstakingly cut by hand into delicate beads and strung on necklaces.