Early Santo Domingo Turquoise Bead Jacla Necklace with Sterling Silver

Vintage Santo Domingo Indian made Jacla necklace. It is of natural turquoise disk beads with alabaster  and hand soldered sterling silver bench beads. 

It is 17" long. The beads are graduated in size and range from 3mm to 8 mm. Weight: 32.2 grams. The beads are tarnished. On original string. C. 1940.