Santo Domingo Mixed Heishi Layered Necklace (Desert Mix)
This stunning necklace by Santo Domingo Pueblo artist Dorene Cabalaza features small heishi beads in a variety of materials. Heishi beads have been made since ancient times and were hand-carved from various shells, stones, and mineral rocks. They continue to be highly treasured, incorporated into jewelry and adornment, and passed down and cherished.
This necklace features pipestone, coral, serpentine, white shell, turquoise, and jet. It measures 18" long with a lobster clasp closure and 3 strands of heishi beads.
This item ships from the US.