Vintage 1970's Native American Mother Pearl Carved Bird Triple Strand Fetish Sterling Necklace.
This is a wonderful necklace. Comprised of three graduated strands of sterling silver tube and tiny spacer beads..... embellished with sweet and petite colorful mother of pearl carved birds. The majority of the birds are carved mother of pearl and a few are natural stone. Notice the three birds at the lower center of each strand are suspended with two tiny spacer beads above them. Cone shaped findings with traditional hook and eye closure. Necklace is longer in length and lies gracefully on the neck and chest.
Necklace is and cone findings are sterling silver....hook and eye closure appear to be silver plate.
Necklace is unsigned. Native American in origin.
Necklace measures just shy of 22 inches long. Birds measure approximately (each measures a bit different) just under 3/4 inch in length by 1/4 inch high.
Excellent vintage condition. Southwest!