6 in 1 Necklace

Victor Beck

6E598

Size Guide

It is with great pleasure that we present a one-of-kind necklace by award-winning Navajo artist, Victor Beck. This phenomenal necklace can be worn in at least six different configurations and features 14k gold, high grade natural turquoises and coral.

The necklace is comprised of three components, which when arranged in different combinations, create 6 distinct necklaces. The first component is the largest - a 20 inch, 8-strand Mediterranean Coral necklace with small 14k gold Beads Opal Beads, Sugilite Beads and Kingman Turquoise beads. The Coral necklace features large 14k gold "cones" on both ends, each inlaid with Natural Kingman Turquoise Lapis and Mediterranean coral. The two cones may be clasped to itself as a standalone necklace as well as to the other two components.

The second component to this necklace is a 12 inch, single strand of hand-rolled beads. The beads, which Victor hand-cut himself, feature natural Kingman Turquoise, Mediterranean Coral, Jet, Shell, and 14k Gold Beads. The strand is finished on both ends by 14k gold cones. While this strand of beads is likely too short to be worn as a standalone necklace, it is an integral part of the many necklace combinations.

Sacred Stones

This strand of beads also has special meaning, as Victor has included some Navajo symbolism. On one end of the strand, there is a series of stones that represent the Four Cardinal Directions for the Navajo, as well as the center direction, or home. These Four Sacred Stones begin with White Shell, which represents the East, and continue in a clockwise direction to Turquoise (South), Abalone (West), and end with Jet (North).

Necklace Length: 32"





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Sizing

Although the best way to test the size and fit of a piece of jewelry is to try it on in the store, we know that is not always an option. In an effort to help you choose the piece that is right for you, we have included measurements of each piece on the website. Here is how our measurements are defined:

Bracelets

Finding the right size bracelet for your wrist has always been a tricky endeavor, since, unlike rings, there isn't a standardized, universal sizing chart for wrist size. One reason for this is that we all have different shaped wrists, some of us have round wrists, while others have more oval. Bracelets, like wrists, also have different shapes.

So, while bracelet sizing will never be an exact science, we've done what we can to ensure the greatest chance of a comfortable fit. The best thing you can do if you don't know your wrist size is to take a soft measuring tape and loosely measure the circumference of your wrist at the point you plan on wearing it. Try not to have the measuring tape dig into your skin, as this will result in a smaller than ideal size. Once you have the circumference of your wrist, compare it to the chart below to find the correct bracelet size. If your wrist measures in-between two sizes, we recommend rounding up to the larger size. (ie: if your wrist measures 6.375"- you should shop for size "Medium" bracelets.)

 Wrist Circumference

Corresponding Bracelet Size

5.5"

XX-Small

5.75"

Extra-Small

6"

Small

6.25"

Small-Medium

6.5"

Medium

6.75" - 7"

Medium-Large

7.25"

Large

7.5"

Extra-Large

7.75"

XX-Large

8"

XXX-Large

 

You may want to drill down further on the bracelet sizing to make sure the cuff is a comfortable fit. You will notice on our website that we generally list four measurements for bracelets:

Keep in mind that certain bracelets can be adjusted slightly to fit your wrist, but those with inlay or stones all the way around will be damaged if bent. In any case, it is always best to check with with us to see if a particular bracelet is adjustable.

Lastly, have no fear! If you order a bracelet that doesn't fit, send it back for one that does! We want this to be a positive experience, you should never wear something that isn't 100% comfortable. More on our return policy here.

Buckles

Sizing belt buckles is pretty straightforward. The height and width are self-explanatory, and the belt width describes the maximum belt width the buckle will fit on.

Concha Belts

We try to include the height and width for the conchas, as well as the buckle (if different), and the width of the belt they are on. The length of the concha belts can be less important, because these belts are often made quite long to accommodate many waist sizes, and then can be shortened to fit the wearer. If you are concerned whether or not a belt will fit you, just ask. We are happy to size most of our concha belts before shipping.