Mother Turtle Necklace
This turtle necklace by the talented New Mexico artist, Joleen Byrd is the statement piece every collection needs. The turtle pendant is based on 2" wide by 2 1/2" long piece of spiny oyster shell but the true detail is in the turtles shell. Made of Kingman turquoise, onyx, abalone, rainbow stone, jasper and finished off with sleeping beauty turquoise eyes. The 20" necklace is composed of 9 strands of various stones which all come together in a Kingman turquoise bead behind the pendant.