Begay, Kenneth (1913-1977)

SOLD Kenneth Begay (1913-1977) and White Hogan Shop - Navajo Number 8 Turquoise and Sterling Silver Overlay Necklace c. 1960s, 16" length (J12706)

Product
J12706

Additional Information

  • Circa: 1960s
  • Size: 16''

46.8g, 16" length, 0.875" x 0.875" center pendant. Hallmarked "KB" with the White Hogan Shop symbol on verso. Acquired from a private collection in Pennsylvania. Number 8 turquoise is highly sought after by collectors. It was discovered in 1925 and was named Number 8, since it is an 8 on the Mohs scale of mineral hardness. Most turquoise is 4 or 5 on the Mohs scale.

Kenneth Begay (1913-1977) and White Hogan Shop - Navajo Turquoise and Sterling Silver Necklace c. 1960s, 16" length (J12706) Kenneth Begay (1913-1977) and White Hogan Shop - Navajo #8 Turquoise and Sterling Silver Overlay Necklace c. 1960s, 16" length (J12706) 1
Kenneth Begay (1913-1977) and White Hogan Shop - Navajo Turquoise and Sterling Silver Necklace c. 1960s, 16" length (J12706) 2 Kenneth Begay (1913-1977) and White Hogan Shop - Navajo Turquoise and Sterling Silver Necklace c. 1960s, 16" length (J12706) 3 Kenneth Begay (1913-1977) and White Hogan Shop - Navajo Turquoise and Sterling Silver Necklace c. 1960s, 16" length (J12706) 4 Kenneth Begay (1913-1977) and White Hogan Shop - Navajo Turquoise and Sterling Silver Necklace c. 1960s, 16" length (J12706) 5 Kenneth Begay (1913-1977) and White Hogan Shop - Navajo Turquoise and Sterling Silver Necklace c. 1960s, 16" length (J12706) 6
Kenneth Begay (1913-1977) and White Hogan Shop - Navajo Turquoise and Sterling Silver Necklace c. 1960s, 16" length (J12706)
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