Another sweet authentic Navajo necklace. Ghost Bead necklace made from Juniper berries with colorful beads. Closes with a lobster claw hook. The Navajo feel a strong connection to these seeds. It is believed that they keep away evil spirits and ghost, so wearing them is a form of protection. Wearing juniper berry seeds is also seen as a way of connecting our inner strength with our surroundings. They are a reminder to journey through life with patience, courage and wisdom.
This authentic Navajo necklace was handmade with hermatite tube beads and graduated genuine turquoise heishi. This necklace features a teardrop shaped vintage Zuni handmade Native American Kachina symbol pendant made of mother of pearl, onyx and turquoise. This necklace fastens with a sterling silver lobster clasp. Turquoise is associated with positive healing energy, protection, and expression. Hematite helps to absorb negative energy and calms in times of stress or worry. Hematite is a very protective stone and is great to carry to help you stay grounded in many situations. Mother of pearl helps provide focus of attention. The combination of these vibrant and beautiful gemstones creates a harmonious spiritual balance.
Length: 22' open, 12 1/5'' with pendant when closed
This necklace dates from 1980's and is just gorgeous. Necklace measures 19 3/4 inches long end to end. The beads are made of pale green glass with little lavender roses embedded. Brass tone ornaments connecting beads with each other. Closes with thin screw-cap.