Necklaces N343LWoman ● 55.00 €
Y shaped "Liquid silver" necklace. Lapis-lazuli mix and sterling silver tubular beads (Heishi) and cabochon's cut lapis-lazuli.
Drop shaped fringes, setting and clasp in sterling silver.
"Liquid silver" is a traditionnal Navajo work. Silver tubular beads (called heishi) are hand-strung together in order to create one or several strands. This gives a fluid aspect to the jewel, that makes think to silk or water running on the skin, explaining why the Navajos gave this name to this process.
Length in inches : 16"
Proudly handmade in USA.
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