A Reversible Thunderbird Mosaic Pendant

By Isaac Coriz, Kewa (Santo Domingo)

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A fabulous and reversible mosaic thunderbird pendant by Isaac Coriz. One side is arranged with turquoise, jet, mother-of-pearl, plus orange and red spiny oyster shell, overlaid on a bed of mother-of-pearl. The mother-of-pearl side has an incised spiral element, which can represent a journey or life's course. There's also an incised square element too. Part of the thunderbird's head has a small section of lovely black lip shell. The thunderbird's eyes are inlaid with turquoise beads. This wonderful and reversible pendant has an approximate 1 5/8" wingspan, is 2 5/8" long including bale fixture, and is 1/4" thick, slightly convex. Signed by the artist.