This concha-style pendant by Navajo smith Darryl Becenti is set with a gorgeously striated oval of rich orange spiny oyster. The border of the pendant and the bale are decorated by a combination of stampwork and "bumped up" repoussée motifs. Pair this with Erma Arviso's largest antiqued beads of 12 mm. diameter.
Hallmarked D. Becenti over an arrow in flight and stamped Sterling on back.
Spiny oyster: 1 9/16" x 7/8"
Dimensions of pendant (excluding bale & jump ring): 2 1/2" x 2"
Bale opening: 14 mm.
Total hang: 3 1/4"