Selena Warner-Spiny Oyster Shell with Navajo Pearls, JSWN-1600
Selena Warner is a Navajo silversmith from Gallup, New Mexico. She has been improving her craft for about twenty years. It is obvious that her multi-colored necklaces and multi-stones are appealing to her and collectors. Se uses feminine stones such as spiny oyster shell, lapis, coral, and turquoise. She uses a blend of traditional and contemporary techniques in her pieces. This necklaces has three triangular spiny oyster shell pieces in a bezel with four solder ball joints at the bottom. The Navajo pearls she rolled out and shaped herself with a large clasp hook to tie it together. The entire piece has a medium oxidized look to give it a vintage touch. An elegant necklace to add to your jewelry collection.