Zuni – Roger Cellicion Sterling and Multi Stone Inlay Sunface Earrings – c. 1940-50s.Zuni – Roger Cellicion Sterling and Multi Stone Inlay Sunface Earrings – c. 1940-50s.Zuni – Roger Cellicion Sterling and Multi Stone Inlay Sunface Earrings – c. 1940-50s.Zuni – Roger Cellicion Sterling and Multi Stone Inlay Sunface Earrings – c. 1940-50s.Zuni – Roger Cellicion Sterling and Multi Stone Inlay Sunface Earrings – c. 1940-50s.Zuni – Roger Cellicion Sterling and Multi Stone Inlay Sunface Earrings – c. 1940-50s.

Hello and thank you for your interest in our inventory. Today I’m pleased to offer you this BEAUTIFUL par of Zuni - Roger Cellicion Sterling Silver and Multi Stone Inlay Sunface Earrings. In these great earrings Roger used Turquoise, Spiny Oyster Shell, Mother-of-Pearl and Black Jet. They are circa 1940-50s and have been converted from screwbacks to post for your convenience.

GREAT WITH A PAR OF JEANS OR YOU CAN DRESS IT UP FOR THAT SPECIAL OCCASION!

Ref., American Indian Jewelry II: A-L 1800 Artist Biographies
BY GREGORY SCHAFF ASSISTED BY ANGIE YAN SCHAAF

Roger Cellicion (stamps or engraves RLC, 1973-?), (collaborated with Lela Cellicion) (Zuni, active 1940s-2007: mosaic, channel inlay, carved stone jewelry, dancer, flutist)

LIFESPAN: March 6, 1934 – January 11, 2007;

RESIDENCE: Zuni Pueblo, NM

FAMILY: son of May Kaweshudsa & Estinate Cellicion; brother of Arnold Cellicion, Oliver Cellicion, Dexter Cellicion, Marceline Lonjose; husband of Lela Cellicion; father of Fernando Cellicion, Angie Johnson, Carmella Cellicion, Ervice Phillip, Lindsey Ray

EDUCATION: St. Anthony Indian School

PUBLICATIONS: Bell 1977:12-13; Bassman 1992:36; Bassman 1996:36; Wright 2000:45; Schaaf 2003:109.

Roger was the founder of the Cellicion Traditional Zuni Dancers, now organized by his son, Fernando.

Inventory #: 502ZUN28

Earring Size: - W. 13/16" x L. 13/16"

Artist/Hallmark: Attributed to Roger Cellicion

Condition: Excellent Vintage Condition,

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Item ID: 502ZUN28


Gender: Unisex, Age Group: Adult, Color: Black/Orange/Blue/White, Size: W. 13/16" x L. 13/16"

Zuni – Roger Cellicion Sterling and Multi Stone Inlay Sunface Earrings – c. 1940-50s.

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