These vintage oval earrings are made of sterling silver and genuine colored turquoise. Signed on each MB Sterling by Mathilda Benally. They are in overall excellent vintage condition, one post is very sligtly bent from use but can easily be pushed back (see photo). All of the 66 turquoise pieces ranging from teardrop to round shape are securely micro-serrated bezel set in place on a heavy vintage sterling silver foundation.
Unique twisted rope details, scalloped edge truly highlight the craftsmanship and quality. The piece has not been polished or dipped. Measurements are 1 1/2"x 1 1/4", weight is 14.7 grams. These will be a beautiful addition to any collection of fine vintage Native American jewelry.
Much of the description is based on extensive research if you have any additional questions please message me. The item "Vtg Zuni/ Navajo Oval Earrings-Sterling/Turquoise-MB-Mathilda Benally-66 stones" is in sale since Tuesday, March 5, 2019. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Ethnic, Regional & Tribal\Native American\Earrings". The seller is "dfbell9604" and is located in McDonough, Georgia.This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Uruguay.