Vintage Squash Blossom Necklace


Item Number: DR 1287
Tribal Affiliation: Navajo
Artist: Unsigned
Medium: Sterling silver and turquoise
Age: Circa 1960s-1970s



This vintage sterling silver squash blossom necklace is beautiful. The turquoise appears to be Sleeping Beauty. It features seventeen sky blue turquoise stones – varying sizes – in straight bezels over lovely oxidized backgrounds and quality handmade bench beads in a double row. Each blossom varies slightly in size depending on its respective turquoise stone. The blossoms on the necklace are enhanced with silver loops and swirls which culminate in delicate blossom ends. The stones on the naja are enhanced with simple twisted silver wire. It’s a very nice vintage squash blossom necklace.

Condition: Very Good – original condition
Provenance: Acquired from a private collector in Colorado

Additional information

Weight 7 oz