This stunning, Native American made necklace features deep green Sonoran turquoise stones. It is from Navajo artist, Kathleen Chavez. Kathleen Livingston Chavez was born in Church Rock, New Mexico. She was born on December 17, 1958. She currently resides in Church Rock, New Mexico with her husband Lorenzo Juan and works out of Gallup, New Mexico. She started to silversmith in 1974, making earrings, rings and bracelets. In 1994 she started to make unique designs that are higher end jewelry pieces, which she enjoys saying, “It is more fun to make because of the amount of thought and imagination you have to put in it.” This piece is signed.
Materials: Sterling Silver and Sonoran Gold Turquoise
This necklace measures 22" long. The center pendant is 2" tall and 1 1/2" wide.