Lot 188

Navajo B.Begay Tsosie Spiny Oyster Necklace

Estimate: $450 - $900

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $5
$50 $10
$100 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$2,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$25,000 $2,500
$100,000 $5,000
Featured in this lot is this sterling silver and spiny oyster necklace from Navajo artist Bernadine Begay Tsosie. The necklace features a wonderfully and professionally crafted sterling silver construction that features a beautifully decorated pendant and shows a triple chain necklace chain and a large pear cut spiny oyster cabochon set into the pendant face. The pendant is marked 'BBT' for Bernadine Begay Tsosie and is marked 'sterling' underneath the hallmark and aglets are marked 'sterling' under a rising sun pictomark. The condition of this necklace is good with no obvious signs of damage and shows good overall condition. The measurements of this necklace from clasp to clasp is 20 3/4" and the pendant measures 2 7/8" x 1 3/4" x 1/4". The collective weight of this necklace is 32.5g.