A necklace made of many strands of beads, where each strand features one stone or shell predominantly: Spiny oyster, turquoise, red coral, lapis lazuli, heshi, and more!
In Native American jewelry, turquoise is a stone of protection and success, while red coral symbolizes life forces and passion. Spiny oyster symbolizes joy and warmth. Lapis lazuli symbolizes clarity, vitality and creativity.
Handmade by Navajo artists on the Navajo Reservation, below the Lukachukai Mountains. The artists are self-taught, and incorporate traditional Navajo symbols and themes into each piece.