The "box bow" style of squash blossom necklace was favored and worn by Navajos in the forties and fifties. This particular necklace, a stunning and highly collectible piece, dates to the sixties and features 20 hand-stamped sterling silver box bows, each set with turquoise. The turquoise is from Nevada's Blue Gem mine which is now closed and produced some of the most highly sought turquoise today. Eleven Blue Gem turquoise also grace the Naja pendant, creating a resplendent display and making this necklace truly a lifetime treasure. Hook-and-eye closure. One of a kind. Made in USA. Exclusive. Approx. 29"L; Naja 2-1/2"W x 2-1/8"L Bowties 1-1/4"W x 1/2"L.