Sammie Kescoli Begay and Margaret Lee Dry Creek Spiderweb Turquoise Ingot Squash Blossom Necklace and Earrings
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This marvelous squash blossom necklace and earrings was created by setting twenty nine exceptional gem grade natural Dry Creek turquoise cabochons. The gems are perfectly matched glacial blue classic to this famous Nevada mine. The gems in the Naja have wonderful chocolate spiderweb matrix. Sammie has complimented the rarity and beauty of the stone to perfection. The blossoms and Naja were created entirely from scratch from ingot sterling silver that is first melted, rolled, cut to shape and hammered. Ten blossoms graduate in size from small to large as they approach the Naja. The blossoms are deeply hand stamped and the Naja matches perfectly. The necklace is a collaboration with Margaret Lee, who is famous for her flawless hand made beads. Working with Sammie, the completed necklace is one of the finest contemporary squash blossom necklaces we have seen.
Necklace Length: 28-1/8 in. (plus a 2 3/8 in. drop) Naja Size: 2 3/8 in. x 2 3/8 in. (at widest points) Naja Center Stone Size: 9/16 in. x 3/8 in. Largest Blossom Size: 1 7/16 in. x 13/16 in. Blossom Stone Size: 1/2 in. x 3/8 in. Earring Size (Dangle Length Included): 1-3/4 in. x 11/16 in. Earring Stone Size: 7/16 in. x 5/16 in.
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