This striking Necklace features 5 Strands of multi-hued Turquoise Heishi, paired with Bird Amulets (aka Fetishes) and Sterling Silver. The Heishi is 5mm in diameter and is an attractive blend of blues and blue-greens. It is meticulously cut and polished to a soft sheen. The Turquoise is ornamented by 31 Mother of Pearl Hand-Carved Bird Amulets, which are 6-by-16mm in dimension. The Birds are iridescent, changing color as the angle of view changes. Each Bird is flanked by two 3mm light green Crystal Rondelle Beads, which are faceted and sparkle in reflected light. The Turquoise, Crystal and Mother of Pearl pair beautifully together, creating a piece that is both classic and eye-catching.
The gemstones are highlighted by 13 Sterling Silver Beads, including 4-by-6mm Stamped Near-Rounds and 3-by-5mm Dotted Rondelles. The Sterling adds attractive shine to the design. At the top of the Necklace the 5 strands of Turquoise Heishi transition to 5 strands of Sterling Silver Rounds and Tortoise Shell Heishi, streamlining the silhouette and ensuring a comfortable fit. The Necklace is finished with Sterling Silver Cones & Toggle Clasp and adorned with a Southwest Designs Sterling Charm. The piece weighs 80 grams and the 5 Necklace strands are each 25-1/2 inches long.