Hand Made by Renowned Navajo Silversmith, ERNEST THOMAS BILAGODY (D) 2014.
Navajo silversmith Earnest Thomas Bilagody (ETB) was born in Tuba City, Arizona to the Red House Big Water Clan and has been immersed in his trade for the better part of his life. His grandparents are from the Around the House Clan and the Bitter Water Clan. This craftsman was guided by his mother early on and continued those traditions into his adult years. He worked as a silversmith for over 35 years, since the mid 1970’s, until his passing in 2014.
This exquisite handmade SQUASH BLOSSOM necklace pendant features a Natural ROYSTON Cabochon with magnificent amber matrix. This pendant will attract some *MAJOR* Attention. So prepare yourself. Ernest spared no expense hand crafting the pendant with hand stamped silver work and deep repousse work . A Gorgeous "Big Show" necklace pendant for your Native American jewelry Collection! SIGNED. Pristine perfect condition. *Navajo Pearls Available, sold Separately. At 4 1/8 inches tall, you know you are getting a huge, BIG SHOW Piece of Heirloom Jewelry!!
Specifics and Measurements-
Pendant Measures - 4 1/8 inches tall, (Including Bail) and 2 1/8 inches wide. (*bail can accommodate large beads up to 14mm) *Navajo Pearls available, sold seperately.
Artist- Navajo Silversmith- Ernest T Bilagody (Sr).
Necklace Pendant Weighs- 52 Grams!!
Stone- Natural GEM Grade ROYSTON Turquoise
Signed- by Navajo Silversmith "ERNEST T BILAGODY"
Ceremonial Necklace - Traditional Revival