Vintage 1950's - 1970's Native American Turquoise Glass Seed Bead Long Necklace with Round Pendant.
This is a great looking piece comprised of hand woven seed beads patterned into a longer length necklace suspending a round pendant piece with a pretty star shaped design. The necklace seed beads are a beautiful shade of turquoise interwoven with black beads. The round pendant piece is woven with turquoise and black glass seed beads..... with the addition of red and white....make for a striking combination of color in this pretty star design. The back of the pendant piece appears to be leather. An incredible amount of intricate hand work went into creating this piece. Necklace is without clasp, just simply slips over your head.
Necklace is unsigned. Most likely crafted for the tourist trade.
Necklace measures 24 inches long by 1/2 inch wide. Round pendant piece measures just under 2 inches in diameter.
Excellent vintage condition. Unique!