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Gomeo Bobelu is an extraordinary artist with an amazing worldview and understanding. His latest offering is this significant sterling silver "Rain Forest Priest: Kayapo Cacique" pin/pendant, inspired of the indigenous Brazilian religious and environmental leader Chief Raoni.
Gomeo hand-fabricated sterling silver to beautifully inlay hand-carved sections of fossilized ivory, turquoise, black lip shell and spiny oyster shell. This important pin/pendant is a tribute to the Kayapo Cacique who is a living symbol, a leader who's been fighting to protect the inherent rights and rainforest lands of his people.
About 4 1/4" tall and 1" wide, signed by the artist. The silver hammered collar is sold separately and available here.
Dynamic in color and artistic arrangement, Dora Massie's all hand-fabricated sterling silver, jet, turquoise, orange spiny oyster shell and mother-of-pearl inlaid Zuni Sunface necklace and earrings set is breathtaking. The Zuni Sunface symbol represents the elements in balance.
The necklace's overall length is about 27", while the center Sunface station is about 4" long by 2 1/2" wide. The side stations come in at approximately 1 3/4" wide and 3" long. The matching post earrings are about 3 3/4" long and 1 1/4" wide. Signed by the artist.
Sandra Quandelacy's reversible corn and maidens pendant necklace showcases colorful and out-of-sight materials like green turquoise, orange spiny oyster shell, lapis, marble, pipestone, fossilized ivory, phosphosiderite and jet all carved and incised into individual corn cobs that average about 1 3/8" long. They are neatly strung with turquoise, red coral, white shell and heishe shell beads on a single strand that's about 25" long.
Taking center stage on this fabulous necklace is a reversible gold lip shell corn maiden on one side, while the other side is a Grandmother, about 3" long and 1" wide. We love how Sandra's handled the traditional clothing Grandmother is wearing, the pleat details are wonderful. Both maidens are incised with lovely Dragonfly friends and star elements, and are inlaid with red coral, turquoise and jet bits. Their facial features are incised and inlaid with jet paste. Don't miss this collectible fetish necklace, it's exceptional.
Mary C. Lovato, Kewa (Santo Domingo)
We're thrilled to offer this collectible Dragonfly mosaic cuff bracelet by award-winning artist Mary C. Lovato. This magnificent piece is one of her first cuff bracelets from 2009. Overlaid on a bed of cottonwood, are many glorious pieces of turquoise, red coral, pen shell and spiny oyster shell set with borders and outlines of sterling silver. We love the square and rectangular shaped turquoise, red coral and spiny oyster cabochons, as they're nicely polished and slightly raised above the surface.
This cuff bracelet's entire inner circumference is about 6 1/4", while the opening is about 1 1/4". It's 2" wide tapering to 1 1/2", and is 1/4" thick. Signed by the artist along with her incised Corn motif.
Many vibrant and colorful natural materials like pen shell, jet, mother-of-pearl, gold lip shell, orange spiny oyster shell, turquoise and red coral are presented in an all hand-fabricated sterling silver Koshare necklace and earrings set by Beverly Etsate. Each gorgeous station hosts a ceremonial and sacred clown called a "Koshare". Beverly inlaid all the hand-cut materials in such a way as to give dimension and a bit of height to each Koshare.
The earrings hang at about 1 1/2" long and are 3/4" wide. The overall necklace's length is about 18". The center station of the necklace is about 2 1/2" long including the lovely silver dangles, and is 1 1/4" wide. Signed by the artist.
Joel Pajarito, Kewa (Santo Domingo)
Keli'i Eli, Zuni-Hawaiian
Evalena & Lena Boone
Created by Lena Boone and her daughter Evalena, is this vibrant single strand many animals fetish necklace, about 28" in total length, with lovely heishe shell beads. Perched center stage is a vibrant Owl of spiny oyster shell. Using chromatic and luscious materials like serpentine, turquoise, amber, spiny oyster shell, angelite, sodalite, gold lip shell, Picasso marble, fluorite and mother-of-pearl, Lena and Evalena carved creatures such as Bear, Turtle, Mole, Badger, bushytails (Fox, Wolf, Coyote), Hummingbird, fish, feathered friends and Mountain Lion. The animals average in length from about 1" to 3/4" long. Their eyes are inlaid with either red coral or turquoise. The earrings feature birds of mother-of-pearl, and they hang at about 2" including earring fixture, and are 7/8" long. Necklace comes with their sterling silver signature label attached.
Dinah Gasper is renowned for her fetish necklaces because they are exquisite, perfectly carved and thoughtfully assembled. Materials are always chosen with great care and compatibility. This inimitable multi-animal single strand fetish necklace is dynamic, strung with red coral beads. We see tadpole, Owl, Frog, Eagle, Hummingbird, Turtle, fish, duck, bushytail such as Fox, Wolf, Coyote, Badger, bird and Bear. They are masterfully carved from a variety of stones and shell such as amber, turquoise, spiny oyster shell, mother-of-pearl, pink mussel shell, jet, zebra marble, serpentine, angelite, alabaster, picture jasper, malachite, sodalite, magnesite, marble and dolomite. The animal's eyes are inlaid with either turquoise, jet or sterling silver. This is an incredibly gorgeous and collectible single strand fetish necklace that is approximately 32" in total length, while animal's average about 3/4" long. This fetish necklace comes with Dinah's sterling silver signature label attached.
Franklin Carrillo, Laguna
Using channel inlay and hollow form techniques Franklin Carrillo hand build these sculptural beauties. The inlaid lapis, coral, malachite, sugilite, spiny oyster shell, turquoise, and mother of pearl shell window panes create a contemporary design. The hollow form building technique gives them mass without adding weight. About 1" long, 1/4" wide and the bottom, and 1/4" deep each earring weighs .2 oz, the same as 2 quarters.
A stunning and ethereal sterling silver Dragonfly cuff bracelet by Diane Lonjose. The dragonfly is meticulously inlaid with all natural materials like #8 Mine turquoise, both purple and red spiny oyster shell, plus Pilot Mountain turquoise. Two turquoise cabochons have been placed on each side of the dragonfly. The entire inner circumference of the cuff is 6 3/8" including an opening of 1". The dragonfly has a 2 1/4" wingspan and a length of 2 5/8". The craftsmanship and quality of materials of this cuff are exceptional. Diane always uses all natural stones and shells.