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Phillip and Lenore Garcia, Navajo
Small Squash Blossom Necklace and Earrings
HK Item #SQ01

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A - necklace and earrings - $865 plus s/h
(ONLY ONE AVAILABLE)

B - neckace and earrings - $865 plus s/h
(ONLY ONE AVAILABLE)

Paula says - "The only difference between these two beautiful squash blossom necklaces is the matrix in the turquoise stones."

size
18" long necklace end to end;
2" x 1 3/4" naja;
earrings 1 1/8" long including wires
weight
65 grams
materials
turquoise, Read about stones;
sterling silver, read about silver
hallmarks
stamped: PG Sterling
artist
Phillip and Lenore Garcia, Navajo

Authentic Native American Navajo Small Turquoise Squash Blossom Necklace by Phillip and Lenore Garcia

Bench beads with 14 squash blossoms plus 5 stones on the naja and 2 stones on the earrings.

Authentic Native American Navajo Small Turquoise Squash Blossom Necklace by Phillip and Lenore Garcia

Authentic Native American Navajo Small Turquoise Squash Blossom Necklace by Phillip and Lenore Garcia

Authentic Native American Navajo Small Turquoise Squash Blossom Necklace by Phillip and Lenore Garcia

Sterling silver cone ends.

Questions or more details.

Authentic Native American Navajo Small Turquoise Squash Blossom Necklace by Phillip and Lenore Garcia

Authentic Native American Navajo Small Turquoise Squash Blossom Necklace by Phillip and Lenore Garcia

Squash Blossom Symbolism

Corn, squash and beans are the traditional mainstays of the southwestern diet, culture and symbolism and are used in many ways in art and ceremony. The squash blossom represents abundant life. Read more . . .

What is the Naja Symbol?

The horseshoe shaped naja originated with the Moors in Spain. It is a good luck charm to ward off the evil eye. It was often used on the browband of Moorish Horses. It is thought that it came to Mexico via the Spanish Moors and from there was adopted by the Navajo Indians. The naja is the base pendant of many ornate squash blossom necklaces: read more . . .

What are Bench Beads?

Bench beads are partially manufactured and partially hand made. Usually the halves are machine cut and the silversmith solders the two halves together. Sometimes bench beads are left with a protruding seam but in other cases the seam is sanded down and polished smooth. Then the beads are strung by hand.

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