PUBLISHED Vintage Turquoise Cluster Squash Blossom Necklace by Victor Moses Begay

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Offered here for your consideration is a Published vintage turquoise cluster squash blossom necklace by Victor Moses Begay. This absolutely stunning squash blossom necklace was featured in Cowboys & Indians Magazine! It showcases a grand naja with a pendant and 10 blossoms with numerous turquoise cabochons all resting in handmade sawtooth bezels. The settings are accented with silver wire and dots, adding even more beauty to this piece. Two strands of handmade sterling silver beads and blossoms are strung on a foxtail wire to finish off this necklace nicely. The detailed craftsmanship indicates this is some of his better work. Don't miss out, start bidding now!
MAKER: Hallmarked V.M.B. (stamped). Victor Moses Begay (?-deceased; Navajo) Active since 1950s.
APPROX AGE: Vintage (meaning somewhere between the 1930s to 1970s).
SIZE: This necklace measures approximately 26 inches from end to end, and the naja measures 3 1/8 inches across (at the widest point) x 4 inches from top to bottom. The blossoms each measure 1 2 1/2 inches long by 1 3/8 inches wide. The total weight for this item is 296.3 grams.
CONDITION: Good for its age, normal wear expected. Please look closely at the pictures as they are an important part of our description and are hereby incorporated into the description, specifically with regards to condition.