Three-Strand Turquoise Tab Necklace by Ray Lovato

$9,900.00

1 in stock

Description

 

Three-strand tab and heishi necklace with high-grade Kingman Water web turquoise beads and traditional wrap. Circa mid-2000s.

Dimensions: 30” overall length with traditional wrap finish

Artist: Ray Lovato (Santo Domingo Pueblo)

Artist

Ray Lovato

Born in 1946, Ray is the son of Ike and Tonita R. Lovato. He began helping his mother and father with their jewelry-making when he was eleven years old. Ray is known for his use of a wide variety of stones and a huge range of different turquoise, specializing in natural, untreated turquoise. He makes jaclas and nugget drop...read more