On the Trail of Quality Since 1976
We're on pg. 42 of "COWBOYS & INDIANS" this month.

Navajo dead-pawn heavy pendant by Raymond Nelson



This was derived from expired pawn.  It is hallmarked by Raymond Nelson, who makes some of the most fabulous bracelets made by the Navajo.  It has a really thick piece of turquoise which appears to be Nevada Easter Blue.  The bale is huge and will accommodate a large-diameter beaded necklace.  Weight is a hefty 75.5 grams, or almost 2.75 ounces.  Excluding the bale it is 2.5-inches tall and 1 and 7/8's-inches wide.  Its a trophy.