Oyster Necklace Designs
Tribes in the Southwest have long used oyster shells for adornment,
jewelry and art. Our collection highlights the remarkable skill and
craftsmanship needed to transform shells into a beautiful oyster
At SilverTribe, we have a stunning collection of oyster necklaces
and our inventory is always growing. Tribes from all over the
country have a history of using shells in jewelry. Our oyster
necklaces come in a variety of amazing colors, including red,
orange and purple.
The most popular variety among Navajo, Zuni, Pueblo and Hopi tribes
is the oyster shell. Some of the shells used in their jewelry dates
back to prehistoric times. The most talented jewelry makers
expertly carve and polish oyster shells into various sizes and
shapes and place them by hand into sterling silver.
Other stones such as turquoise, which blends perfectly with a
polished purple shell, also compliment our oyster necklaces.
Jewelry collectors and enthusiasts admire our selection of finely
crafted oyster necklace designs that capture the spirit and
tradition of the tribes who made these items so popular.
Take some time to explore our selection and you'll find some
extraordinary items made by the finest artists in the Southwest.
Many artists use the spiny oyster, a member of the scallop family
found in various locations throughout the world. It is known as one
of the more colorful and durable varieties, which accounts for its
popularity with Native American jewelry makers.
Shells are also formed into beads that are formed, polished and
used in oyster necklaces. It's a technique that requires patience
and skill, but produces a truly stunning bead.
Other artists use the inlay technique and meticulously carve stones
and shells to produce detailed pieced of authentic oyster necklaces
with colorful, intricate beauty. Such elaborate designs and vibrant
colors can't be found anywhere else online.
The designs we carry inspire customers every day by capturing the
artistry and heritage of those who make our beautiful oyster
necklaces. Our pieces capture the spirit of the Southwest and pay
tribute to the generations of artists who helped perfect the
The best example of an oyster necklace is much more than a piece of
art; it captures the passion of the artist and their dedication to
the craft. Quality materials, desert flair and impeccable attention
to detail are attributes we look for in all the items we carry at
The art is thriving more than ever and we hope to be a trusted
source for all your needs. Our collection of oyster necklaces is
unmatched in terms of quality, craftsmanship and beauty. We work
with some of the best artists in the business to ensure our
customers have access to both innovative and traditional
Browse through our Native
American necklaces collection to see why our customers keep
coming back. Once you've found the perfect oyster necklace, check
out some other pages to find a stunning gift for a friend or loved
one. We have items to match every style at prices well below the
industry average. You'll find the best prices on the highest
quality products right here.