• Graduated single-strand sterling silver native pearl necklace
• Native pearls stamped with a concha pattern alternate with smaller polished beads
• Measures 18" long; secures with lobster claw clasp
• Made in America
The elegant simplicity of this sterling graduated Native Pearl necklace will lend a graceful presence to any outfit, a must-have blend of contemporary and past artistry. Interspersed with polished beads are Native Pearls, domed beads stamped with a concha. This classic Southwest design first adorned the bridles of Spanish Conquistador horses. Early on conchas were crafted from coin silver, slipped onto leather belt straps and used as currency.