This is a gorgeous hand crafted sterling silver brooch with a large pear shaped Chrysocolla cabochon. The veined Chrysocolla gemstone is domed and is a beautiful teal color with excellent polish. It is a darker turquoise color with rich veining throughout. The sterling pin has an ornate twisted rope design on the setting. The pin was most likely made by a Navajo craftsman and is in excellent condition. This stone is known for its healing abilities among the Native American cultures and is found near Copper mines in Arizona.
- Original patina
- Large bail on the back so it can be used as a pendant too!
- Excellent condition
- It is marked 925 on the back of the pin
- Circa 1970's
Size: Size: 2¼ x 1½ inches
Weighs: 33.7 grams
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