Mini Turquoise Pendant
Oxidized Sterling Silver with Turquoise Pendant by Alverez Perez. This small pendant has a bead trim and measures 1 5/8″ x 3/4″.
Native American Artist: Alverez Perez
Alverez Perez is a 5th generation Navajo silversmith. His great, great grandfather is credited with teaching the Zuni tribal artists how to do silversmithing. His father is the renowned, award-winning artist White Buffalo.
After Perez attended college, he came back to Sedona and began his career as a jewelry artist working with his grandfather’s tools. His style is to use the traditional Navajo designs mixed with a contemporary look. When working with stones, Perez looks for the beautiful and rare pieces of turquoise to compliment his fine silver workmanship.