STATEMENT! A Stunning Carved Turquoise Necklace by Robert and Bernice Leekya
Robert and Bernice Leekya
WOW! Talk about a stunning work of art that makes a STATEMENT! This gorgeous necklace is set with 41 carved turquoise stones (on the back it is labeled as being natural Pinto Valley turquoise). It is decorated with silver drops and finished off with a handmade chain. Although unsigned, it is attributed as being made by the well-known artists Robert and Bernice Leekya and it sure looks like their work. Tested as sterling silver.
Maker: Robert and Bernice Leekya , Zuni.
Approx. Age: Circa 1960s - 70s.
Size: Measures 31" around the neck. Pendant is an additional 7 "l x 4 3/4"w. Weighs a whopping 560g!
Condition: Good for its age. Normal wear and minor imperfections expected on used and vintage items.