This is a Santo Domingo handcrafted Pendant with chain by Lita Atencio. This beautiful Pendant features cuts of White Clam Shell, Black Jet, Lapis, Turquoise and Pipestone crafted with Sterling Silver. This piece is marked Sterling.
The pendant measures approximately 1 3/4 inches from the top of the Bale to the bottom of the pendant and is 1 3/8 inches wide at the widest point.
Total weight of the pendant is 12.1 grams.
The Necklace is a non Native American Sterling Silver 16 inch Box Link Chain. Should you desire a longer Sterling Silver box link chain, please note at check out that you would like to replace the 16 inch with an 18 inch or 20 inch Sterling Silver box link chain. There is no additional cost for such a request.
Lita Atencio, who has pieces at the Heard Museum Shop as well as the Smithsonian Natural Museum of American Indian, lives on the Santo Domingo Pueblo in New Mexico.