Lot 154

Large Navajo Sterling Pearl & Barrel Necklace

Estimate: $1,600 - $3,200

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Featured in this lot is this sterling silver, turquoise, spiny oyster, and red branch coral necklace from Navajo artist Sam Begay. The necklace features wonderfully and professionally crafted discoidal cabochons of turquoise, spiny oyster, and red branch coral with sterling silver beads and cylindrical constructed beads that are stamped and embossed. The necklace is stamped with the artist’s hallmark on the central bead with 'sterling' stamps on the aglets and underneath the hallmark. The condition of this necklace is good, with no obvious signs of damage. The measurement from clasp to clasp is 30 1/2". The weight of this necklace is 148.1 g.