Lizard Pendant/Brooch with Sleeping Beauty Turquoise by Lee Charley
Navajo silversmith and jewelry maker Lee Charley is known for his stampwork and statement pieces, such as this one. The entire body is stamped with intricate scales, the face dotted with two onyx eyes, and the back lined with Sleeping Beauty turquoise. Equipped with not only a bail, but a pin and lock underneath, too, this piece can be worn as pendant or large brooch. Genuine sterling silver. 6.25" long, up to 3" wide
This turquoise is sourced from the Sleeping Beauty turquoise mine, which is recognized for having produced some of the finest turquoise in the world.