Classic Zuni Needlepoint Earrings


Item Number: DR 1197
Pueblo: Zuni
Artist: Unsigned
Medium: Turquoise and sterling silver
Age: Circa 1980s
Dimensions: 1 ½ X 1”



These are lovely classic needlepoint turquoise earrings for pierced ears. There are eighteen carefully shaped pieces of turquoise surrounding the slender middle needlepoint turquoise, which is encircled by a thin twisted silver band. Each outer turquoise needles ends with a sterling silver raindrop. There are also two raindrops separating the top and bottom turquoise pieces. These are rather large earrings – they do make a beautiful statement when worn.

Condition: Excellent – original condition
Provenance: From a private collection in Arizona.

Additional information

Weight 2 oz