Native American Navajo necklace

Title

Native American Navajo necklace

Identifier

2006.503

Subject

African, Oceanic & New World Cultures-North America

Description

Navajo squash blossom necklace, naja contains seven cabachon turquoise stones with the necklace strung with turquoise nuggets and silver beads. Each side of the necklace has three to four long silver squash's. The turquoise appears to be handdrilled.

Format

Jewelry
Silver, turquoise
Naja: 4in x 3.5in
Squash Blossoms: 2in long

Files

2006.503.jpg

Collection

Citation

“Native American Navajo necklace,” Miami University Art Museum, accessed October 23, 2020, https://miamiuniversityartmuseum.omeka.net/items/show/453.