Description: Here is a classic older sterling silver squash blossom necklace. The naja is set with a nice turquoise cabochon that is accented with lovely silverwork. All the beads are handmade with hand stamped designs. It is strung on a fine chain and is sterling silver. This necklace is perfect to wear alone or layer with other pieces. Some fun history on the squash blossom necklace; The Navajo are believed to be the first tribe to begin using the Squash Blossom design around the 1870s. By the turn of the 20th century, several other surrounding tribes had adopted the design as well.
Approx. Age: Circa 1940-1950s.
Size: It measures approx. 23 inches from end to end. The pendant measures 2-3/8 inches wide X 2-3/8 inches long. It weighs 101.6 g.
Condition: Good for its age. Normal wear and minor imperfections expected on used and vintage items.
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