North American Auction Company
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Last Chance Passed Lots Auction: October 28th, 2022

Mon, Oct 24, 2022 02:00AM EDT - Fri, Oct 28, 2022 03:00PM EDT
Lot 1

Vintage Navajo Squash Blossom Necklace Earring Set

Estimate: $1,850 - $2,500

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The lot features a fantastic vintage squash blossom necklace and earring set from Navajo silversmith Gerald Mitchell. The necklace shows a beautiful classic tufa cast / sand cast sterling silver najas quash pendant set with Sleeping Beauty Turquoise stones. The neckalce is strung on sterling silver chain link strand with a double row of handmade sterling silver desert pearl concho / concha beads with twelve blossom ends. The set is paired with a set of desert pearl concha / concho dangle earrings matching in sterling silver. The naja is stamped "GM" and "STERLING" and overall has a nice patina color and good condition with no signs of damage. The necklace measures 24"L clasp to clasp with the naja being 2.25" by 2 1/8". Earrings hang 2.25"L. Total weight of 130.20 grams.