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VINTAGE Unique Handcrafted Hopi Overlay Sterling and Gold and Jade Pendant   Hand made Chain 30 inchesVINTAGE Unique Handcrafted Hopi Overlay Sterling and Gold and Jade Pendant   Hand made Chain 30 inchesVINTAGE Unique Handcrafted Hopi Overlay Sterling and Gold and Jade Pendant   Hand made Chain 30 inchesVINTAGE Unique Handcrafted Hopi Overlay Sterling and Gold and Jade Pendant   Hand made Chain 30 inchesVINTAGE Unique Handcrafted Hopi Overlay Sterling and Gold and Jade Pendant   Hand made Chain 30 inchesVINTAGE Unique Handcrafted Hopi Overlay Sterling and Gold and Jade Pendant   Hand made Chain 30 inchesVINTAGE Unique Handcrafted Hopi Overlay Sterling and Gold and Jade Pendant   Hand made Chain 30 inches

This is a unique handcrafted Hopi Overlay Pendant with Gold nuggets and a Jade Cabochon. The Hopi's developed their distinctive style of jewelry in the 40's Hopi silver overlay jewelry is started with 2 layers of silver. A design is drawn on one sheet of silver and then carefully cut out by hand. This top layer is then soldered to the bottom layer . Texturing is then added to the cut out bottom layer in the open design, This is a beautiful textured bird flying through the moon. This jeweler added a beautiful bird with a Jade Cabochon sort-of to the stomach and then added a Quarter Moon with the nugget gold. They finish the piece by buffing and polishing to a mirror like finish. The pendant is 2 1/2 round and weighs 100.2g. The initials on the back for the maker is LHL someone I am not familiar with. Oh to be able to make jewelry like this!! It will come in a velvet bag and gift box. This bird is flying from the High Plain of Kansas!

Item ID: 4635


Gender: Unisex, Age Group: Adult, Color: Silver and Gold with Jade Cabochon, Size: Chain is 30 Inches and Massive Pendant is 2 3/4 inch Round

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VINTAGE Unique Handcrafted Hopi Overlay Sterling and Gold and Jade Pendant Hand made Chain 30 inches

$1,200 USD SOLD

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