Chunky Turquoise Bench Bead Necklace

Chunky 1970s Navajo beaded necklace with large turquoise nuggets, white seashell and hand stamped, hand soldered sterling silver bench beads or "hogans". 

Measures 27" long. Hogans measure: .37" diameter. Largest turquoise nugget 1.12" long. Shell beads: almost .25" diameter. 

Barrel clasp is not sterling. 

This is one of the good ones that has stamp decorated beads. A great find. Note early fluted beads near clasp. 

Weight: 100 grams.