Please read all the way down to the bottom of the page for additional information and size, weight and description information. All your questions should be answered if you read it all and look at all the photos which are part of the information given in Great detail. This Beautiful and Charming Sterling Silver Brooch pin, has a gorgeous and heavenly shade of Morenci blue turquoise with spider web matrix throughout. This has a large domed style turquoise cabochon of approximately 20-24 carats Of gorgeous spotted, as with lines, or commonly called spider-web Turquoise from the Classic Morenci Turquoise mine in Arizona. The Morenci Turquoise mine has been closed for many years as the copper company that owns the land took over the turquoise mining area that was formerly where Mother Nature offered turquoise, The Sky Stone.
This is designed and artistically handmade by the renowned and sought after Navajo artist, Wallace Yazzie Jr and is stamped with Wallace Jr, and stamped Sterling. This is guaranteed to be an authentic handmade brooch pin by Native American Navajo artist, Wallace Yazzie Jr.
This is a true and genuine Native American piece of art. Inside measurement across the backside or inside of the piece where the stamps are, as in horizontal, side to side, wearing it from end tip to end tip across, east to west, is about approximately: 3-7/16 inches. Top to bottom or called north to south while wearing it is about approximately: 2-1/16 inches tall, right in the middle area, and on the two outside areas it measures approximately: 2-1/16 inches. Weight: 1.63 ounces = 46.1 grams.This is the exact brooch--pin you will receive in the photos. You don't get any props used, such as stands, belt, bluejeans, rough turquoise rocks, ruler, tape measurer or scale, or other things. You only get the piece of jewelry listed in the title and description.
We have been collecting turquoise and Native American jewelry from many tribes for the past 40 years. We are not a pawn shop, but are very knowledgable and experienced elderly people who love turquoise and Native American jewelry that don't get to wear all of our jewelry as much as we would like to. We don't travel much anymore and have downsized our collection to have more room, and to share our collection with others that would like to find such nice beautiful pieces of Native American Indian jewelry for their collection.
The blurred white spots you see on the turquoise is from the lights or flash, not in the turquoise. By studying this wonderful, detailed and exquisite craftsmanship your eyes can detect with appreciation the detail and time the artist put into handcrafting this beautiful piece of art. Please notice and look over and study all of the photos that also give excellent details and of size and color, design and measure taken since they are part of this description for this item. You'll be overjoyed to look over this lovely piece of jewelry and the details in the design, and this Rare beautiful and good sized Morenci turquoise cabochon stone and at how stunning this piece is.This cabochon fits firmly and solidly in this bezel. You of course can wear it or display it or anything you want, go shopping or out to a restaurant or a party or an elegant affair or just wear it and enjoy it around your home. I put the United States Quarter in the photo to show the size comparison, so if you need to figure out the size of the brooch with the information and measurements I have given, please take a quarter and put it on the area where you would normally wear a brooch or several quarters to give you some idea of the size comparison of the brooch and move it around if necessary to get a better sense of size. Please remember that this is Genuine, Real turquoise, mined by being dug out of the ground. These are not to be copied nor used by anyone under any circumstances, to use them is illegal, as against U. This is guaranteed to be handmade by this Native American artist. The item "Navajo Morenci Turquoise Sterling Silver Brooch Pin Wallace Yazzie Jr Signed" is in sale since Sunday, October 08, 2017. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Ethnic, Regional & Tribal\Native American\Pins, Brooches". The seller is "searchingforfun" and is located in Vincennes, Indiana.
This item can be shipped to United States.