Navajo Pearls & Morenci Turquoise Pendant by Tommy Jackson
Unique. Rare. Distinctive. One-of-a-kind. These are just a few words to describe this striking necklace by Navajo silversmith Tommy Jackson. Composed of individually handcrafted sterling silver Navajo 'pearls' ranging from 3/4" to 1" in width. Hanging from a removable hook bail is an intricately stamped silver pendant holding 17 cabochons of enchanting Morenci turquoise. The hook closure fastens to an additional piece of Morenci turquoise, adding even more color to this impressive necklace and pendant set. Artist hallmark stamped on necklace and pendant.
Necklace length: 11" Pendant Length: 3 1/4" Width: 2 1/2"
Internationally known Navajo jewelry designer Tommy Jackson, from Chinle, Arizona, learned the art of silversmithing from his parents, Martha and Gene Jackson. He is known for merging traditional Navajo designs with modern-day aesthetics in his dynamic jewelry.