MS94 Navajo pendant cross, sterling silver, with green-hued
Native American Pendant, cross, sterling silver, with greenish, well-matrixed turquoise cab centered in a hand-made dog-tooth bezel. One-of-a-kind. Simple. Easy to wear. 1.37" x .75"
Turquoise is arguably the most important gemstone used in Native American Indian jewelry. Most of the turquoise
used in Navajo and Zuni jewelry is mined in the US. As supplies are depleted and become more difficult to extract from the earth, the prices are going up. Turquoise is the official birthstone of December. While the word also describes a light blue color, "turquoise" comes in shades of blue and green.