Navajo Wedding Beads Silver Pearls Necklace
Navajo wedding beads or Navajo silver pearl necklace of hand soldered "hogan" beads that are hand stamp decorated. They are strung on chain. Beads are graduated in size from 3/8" in diameter to 5/8" in diameter. Measures 15" long. Weight: 28 grams. Tarnished and it is highly advised not to polish them for the original patina adds value.
These are early beads that were made in halves, holes were hand punch from the inside out and then they were soldered together. Clasp is hand made as well. Last 5 beads on each side are not stamp decorated.