African Turquoise and Baroque Pearl Necklace
Handmade Turquoise and Baroque Pearl Necklace: 6x4mm African turquoise rondelle beads hand knotted with a baroque pearl and sterling silver lobster clasp. Length: 17″. Shown with African Turquoise and Agate Mini’s Bracelets
Hand knotting is a very time consuming process but the end result is unmatched. Intentionally placed knots are secured by hand for longevity and aesthetics. The high-quality gemstones provide a substantial weight and beautiful drape that looks and feels luxurious. Sterling silver findings and lobster clasp finish off this beautiful necklace.
Although African Turquoise is called Turquoise, it is actually a form of jasper that is mined in Africa. The matrix of the stone with its beautiful black and brown webs and spots is what truly makes the stone a beautiful substitute for the more expensive traditional turquoise for handmade jewelry.