A wonderful pair of Native American Zuni in sterling and inlaid stones.
Zuni multi-color inlay is a popular expression of Zuni art, the stones used are turquoise, coral, lapis,onyx, sugalite and spiny oyster.
The choice of stones have meaning in the Zuni culture as each color represents one of the cardinal directions.
The center of the design has the inlaid stone cab set in a bezel.
Framing the colorful cab is fluted silver with a scalloped edge and a stamped design within.
The have post findings for pierced earring, the ear nuts are not shown in the photos but will be included.
The earrings are very well made and in excellent condition, no damage or visible wear. The have sterling nuts to keep the earrings secure when worn.
They measure .75" by 5/8", total weight is 3.2 grams.
Marked sterling on the back of both earrings.
A lovely pair of vintage Zuni post earrings with a delightful stone inlay cabochon.
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