Here you have an excellent example of classic southwest jewelry. This type of Santo Domingo necklace features one medium-length strand handmade out of genuine turquoise nuggets spaced and separated by a series of white shell heishi beads then finished with a pair of sterling silvzer tips on the hook-ends to give for a very uniformed adornment.
Vintage 1970's Santo Domingo Necklace made using Sterling Silver, Shell and Turquoise.
Hanging Length of Necklace: 11" 1/2 of an inch.
Total Length: 23" 5/8 of an inch.