Gilbert Tom - Navajo Charoite and Sterling Silver Pendant c. 1980s, 2.25" x 1" (J11481)
- Circa: 1980s
- Size: 2.25'' x 1''
16.2g, 2.25" x 1". Signed Gilbert Tom on verso. Acquired from a private collection in Arizona. The owner inherited this bracelet from her mother-in-law, who had collected for over forty years on the reservation. It was a passion of hers. Charoite is a rare monoclinic crystal and is only found in Aldan Shield, Sakha Republic of Siberia.