Name: Rosita Singer Kingman Turquoise Cross Pendant
This sterling silver turquoise cross is handcrafted by Rosita Singer, Navajo. Rosita (Rose) was married for almost 40 years to world renowned silversmith Tommy Singer, Navajo. Tommy worked for years with his family creating beautiful jewelry in silver and gold. His work is coveted throughout the world by collectors. Since his passing in 2014, Tommy's wife, Rosita, has continued his legacy.
The design of this cross is outstanding and depicts hand stamp work that symbolizes the mountain, water and rain drops. The artist has also oxidized part of the sterling silver to give it a unique look. Rose has accented this pendant with a small Kingman Turquoise stone that measures 3/8 tall by Ό wide. The overall size of the cross measures 3 5/8 tall by 1-5/8 wide. We have included a complimentary 20 black leather necklace is included (adjustable from 17 to 20). The bale will accept a chain or beads up to 1/2 in diameter. This piece weighs 9.9 grams or .345 ounces.
Tommy was born in 1940 and passed away May 31, 2014. He was from Winslow, Arizona where he lived with his wife Rose and their children and grandchildren. Tommy was a regarded silversmith and is known throughout the world for his jewelry work. His overlay pieces incorporate the most traditional of Navajo design designs that have endured for years and years. Many of these designs are of Navajo rugs and other traditional designs.
Prior to Tommys passing, he and Rose came up with a new hallmark, T&R Singer. The new jewelry is being stamped T&R Singer. This piece is signed T&R Singer. A picture of both Tommy and Rose together is included along with a Certificate of Authenticity. Quantity Available: 1