Three strand bib style "ox blood" coral necklace and matching pendant loop earrings. Featuring a combined total of 159 tapered coral branches and 518 spheroid beads. The necklace has a total of 145 coral branches and 462 beads with the remaining material being divided between the pair of earrings. The branches range from 1.1 to 3.6cm in length and the nominal diameter of the beads is 3.5cm. Strung by Ella and Nellie Long (Navajo Tribe). Ex. Bizallion, NY.
PERIOD: After 1950
ORIGIN: Navajo, Southwest
SIZE: Necklace 22" Overall; Earrings 2 1/2 - 3"