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Marc Begay, Navajo
Large Sterling Silver Picture Jasper Pendant
HK Item #P419

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Authentic Native American Picture Jasper and sterling silver large Pendant by Navajo artist Marc Begay

Size
2 5/8" tall including bail x 3" wide;
3/16" bail opening
Weight
55 grams
Material
picture jasper , Read about stones
sterling silver, Read about silver
Hallmark
stamped: MB
Artists
Marc Begay, Navajo
Condition
pre-owned, excellent; dark patina; stone firmly set with no cracks or chips

Authentic Native American Picture Jasper and sterling silver large Pendant by Navajo artist Marc Begay

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Large Picture Jasper Sterling Silver Pendant

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Authentic Native American Picture Jasper and sterling silver large Pendant by Navajo artist Marc Begay

Authentic Native American Picture Jasper and sterling silver large Pendant by Navajo artist Marc Begay

3/16 opening on fixed bail.

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Native American Indian Jewerly and Artifacts

Native American Jewelry blog tips and informationWe are in the vintage Native American jewelry rescue business and are passionate about finding new homes for used and vintage jewelry and artifacts. That's why we purchase Native American pieces from estates, inheritances, collection downsizing and New Old Stock (NOS) inventory from closed stores.

Often people contact us after taking a box of Native American jewelry to their local pawn shop and find that a pawn shop is mainly interested in melt value of the metals and not in preserving the beautiful historic pieces. To hear that people have considered selling these treasures for melt value makes us truly sad.

Melt value is usually far below what we would offer for the jewelry. Yet we can't pay retail price for items because of the time and cost involved in finding new homes for them. We have to research, often repair and restore the jewelry, photograph and list each item on our website, and sometimes hold pieces in inventory for years until the right buyer comes along.

We hope you'll find something special in our vintage shop that will complete yet another circle of our jewelry re-homing mission.

About Jasper

Jasper comes from the Greek word, iaspis, which means "spotted stone." A form of microcrystalline quartz, jasper derives its colorful patterns from other minerals present, and is often named according to its pattern. Jasper is generally opaque and has a dull luster but takes a fine polish. It is mined in North Africa, Sicily, France, India, Venezuela, Germany, the U.S.A. and elsewhere.

It is thought by some that jasper has the power to give a person courage, drive away evil spirits and protect against bites of snakes spiders. Read about stones

NOTE: Items in our Shop are either USED or NEW. They might come from inheritances, estate sales, private collections, and store liquidations. Many items are brand new (NOS, New Old Stock) and in perfect condition while others may show tarnish, scratches and other signs of use. Major issues will be described in detail and shown in photos. Shop items are sold as described and are not returnable.

Horsekeeping LLC - Definitions of Jewelry Age and Condition
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Patina
A dark or colored film of oxidation that forms naturally on metal exposure to air and other elements. It is often valued for its aesthetically pleasing appearance.
Vintage
30 years or older.
NOS
New Old Stock. Retail store inventory from at least 10 years ago.
Pre-owned
An item that has been used.

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