Sonoran Gold set in sterling silver stamped cross. Signed and stamped Sterling by the Navajo artist, Melvin Francis. Melvin is a very well known contemporary jeweler. He does many kinds of silver work including unique custom fabrication, overlay, and traditional stampwork. He credits his father, Ted Francis, as teacher. He is related to Fred Francis, a silversmith (uncle), Myrtle Francis (sister), Marlynn Francis (sister), weaver Melvina Francis (sister), weaver Erma Francis (mother), and weaver Anna Clyde (aunt).
Size: Pendant is 2 5/8" tall w/bail, 1 1/2" wide.
Includes sterling silver beaded necklace from artist, Lula Nez. Necklace is adjustable from 21" - 23" long. Beads are 7mm wide.