The fetish on this necklace is a hummingbird with inlaid brass beak and eyes. The carving is exquisite. His fetishes are distinctive for his use of brass inlay. The fetish is 2 and 1/8th inches long, including the beak. The body of the bird is approximately 5/8th inches across. The necklace including the clasp is 32 inches long, with a drop of 17 inches. The natural spiny oyster beads have a beautiful polish in colors of purple, gold and cream, that compliment and blend beautifully with the creamy white color of the hummingbird. Minute shell heishi are strung between each pebble of spiny oyster. The necklace closes with a large stamped sterling button bead and beautifully woven loop. Each side is accented with a sterling hand-stamped bicone bead. The necklace is in new unused condition. I have owned it for about 5 years and it has been carefully stored during that time.
This necklace is luxurious to the touch and drapes beautifully. Attention has been given to every detail and the final result is a wearable piece of art that can be owned with pride and worn with pleasure. Thank you for looking.
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