The offerings shared below are just a small selection of what is available in our physical gallery shop. Contact Us.
Kevin Chapman, Zuni-Sioux
is backordered. We will ship it separately when it becomes available.
Rio Grande Jewelry Supply Company
Sterling silver snake chain necklaces produced by Rio Grande Jewelry Supply Company. Originally founded in 1944 along historic Route 66 in Albuquerque, the Rio Grande continues to be a source for silversmiths across the southwest.
These snake chains are offered in several different lengths: 16", 18", 20", 24", & 30". The chains also come in two diameters of thickness (1.2mm & 1.5mm) to help in complementing the pendant of your choice. If you have difficulty in matching pendant from our website to an appropriately sized chain please contact us for assistance.
Nathalie Waldman, Dogrib
Matthias Eustace-Hanelt, Cochiti-Zuni
Bobby & Corraine Shack
A phoenix bird bolo tie is all hand-fabricated of sterling silver, Sleeping Beauty turquoise, red coral, mother-of-pearl, gold lip shell, pen shell and jet, by Bobby and Corraine Shack. With a hand-braided black leather cord, this adjustable unisex bolo tie with sterling silver tips, hangs at about 21". The center phoenix bird station has an approximate 1 1/2" wingspan and is 1 5/8" tall. The inlaid jet dots on the top area of the wings indicate it's a Phoenix bird, according to the Shack's. Signed by the artists.
Angelina Medina, Zia
Angelina Medina's gorgeous "Being With Relatives" pottery plate is all hand-made of natural clay and hand-painted with colorful natural and acrylic paints. It's about 11" long, 7 3/8" wide and 1 1/4" tall, and is signed by the artist. We see a pueblo maiden surrounded by her Butterfly "relative", with one wing presented in three-dimensions. We also see many lovely flowers, with some also in three-dimensions, and a fabulous pueblo-inspired design above the maiden's head. Extra shipping charges may apply.
Wayne Johnson, Jr.
A Dragonfly is carved of motor agate, or Fordite, a recycled material from hardened paint by way of automobile factories. This jazzy dragonfly makes its home in the water and plays in the air. Dragonflies are ancient insects that were here before dinosaurs walked the Earth. This inviting fetish has an approximate 3 1/8" wingspan, is 3 1/2" long and 3/8" tall, by prolific carver Brian Yatsattie.
Ray Tsalate's Mountain-lion of antler stands on hind legs to look you square in the eye. Wearing a kilt and moccasins decorated with the inlaid designs and accent stones of turquoise, variscite, lapis and sugilite. The feathered serpent on the kilt ends in a coiled spiral and was created with inlaid sodalite, pipestone and jet. This cat's face is really sweet too, eagerly looking out of eyes of inlaid gold lip mother of pearl with malachite pupils with a shiny nose of pen shell. About 4" tall, 1 1/2" wide and 3 1/4" deep, with a nice long tail!
A Mountain Lion (or cougar) shows its excellent hunting skills, quietly stalking its prey, by Felino Eriacho. Flawlessly carved of Zuni travertine, this cat is a healthy 7 5/8" long and 2 5/8" tall, with watchful eyes of inlaid pen shell. Extra shipping charges may apply.
Maegan Shetima's enchanting Eagle (or Hawk who is little brother to eagle in the Zuni way) is realistically and gorgeously carved of Picasso marble, about 2 7/8" tall, 1 5/8" long and 2 1/8" deep. This raptor's piercing eyes are of inlaid jet and shell. The fish within this raptor's talons has an eye of inlaid turquoise. Maegan's precise incising marks make for fabulous feather detail.
A portion of the proceeds from the sale of this eagle fetish will go to the Zuni Eagle Sanctuary. Please see our resources page for more information on the sanctuary.
Mary C. Lovato, Kewa (Santo Domingo)
Mary C. Lovato is an award-winning Kewa (Santo Domingo) Pueblo jeweler, extremely popular for her enticing mosaic shell work, this time expressed in an exciting pair of earrings! We see growing corn stalks in sterling silver, precious pieces of natural red coral, turquoise, jet, gold lip shell and abalone, all carefully arranged and set atop a bed of shell. Historically, Pueblo people were farmers and corn was their main staple. Corn is respected and valued. Including earring fixture, these highly collectible earrings are about 2 1/8" long and 1 3/8" at widest part, convex. Signed by the artist.
Alternating rings of coral and turquoise are comprised of 106 individually cut stones housed in hand-fabricated sterling silver bezels. Each stone is about 1/16" long, each hand cut and shaped to fit its unique bezel. All this breathtaking work is mounted on a sterling silver disc about 1 3/4" in diameter, slightly concave. On the backside is both a bale and pin giving the you the option of wearing this piece as a necklace or as a show stopping brooch. Signed by the artist with her married name of Yatsattie. 24" sterling silver chain with hook and eye clasp included.