STERLING SILVER GRADUATED NECKLACE
24" Graduated beaded necklace. Set in solid sterling silver. Handcrafted by a Navajo artisan. The graduated necklace has over 60 beads. Only the 8 beads that are in the center have stamping. The beads measure approximately 25mm in the center and taper to 9mm at the ends. It is light weight and easy to wear.
Navajo Pearls are traditionally made sterling silver beads. Silver beads are a traditional art form for Diné silversmiths, and the beads have as many expressions as there are artisans.... Making the beads is a time-consuming process. Each bead begins with silver that has to be melted, rolled and cut.