Stamped Silver Turquoise Pendant
Sterling Silver and Kingman Turquoise Silver Scroll Pendant by Artist Leslie Nez. This necklace features a sterling silver bezel set Kingman Turquoise cabochon with silver dot beads, scroll, and stamped designs around the bezel with silver bail. The turquoise 50x36mm and is 2 3/4 inches with a 1 inch bail.(silver beads sold separate)
Native American Artist: Leslie Nez
Navajo artist Leslie Nez was born and raised in Twin Lakes, New Mexico.
He is a self-taught silversmith and has been making jewelry for the past 30 years. Leslie specializes in traditional style Navajo jewelry. He is known for his silver scroll work and only works with natural stones. He has said his favorite stones to work with are Royston and Kingman Turquoise. Leslie enjoys creating squash blossom necklaces to carry on the tradition of his Navajo heritage.