This is an astonishing vintage Santo Domingo necklace having a phenomenal collection of very old turquoise nuggets. The turquoise appears to have originated from the Basalt turquoise mine in Nevada which is a very prominent mine, the old stuff is very hard to find. Resting between the nuggets are superior large hand cut white shells. The largest nugget stone measures around 1-3/8" X 1". Cir. 1930's+. The length of the necklace measures around 27". Sturdy 145 grams. MAKE US AN OFFER- We like to be flexible! Send us your reasonable offer on this piece(s), you have nothing to lose. The most common email we receive is from buyers who waited too long and someone bought it before they did. LAYAWAYS- Please contact us prior to purchasing and we can work out an easy 0%-interest Paypal/ Money Order lay-a-way plan that fits your budget. (Item must be of $100 value or more).