Zuni Sun Face Earrings


Item Number: DR 1346
Pueblo: Zuni Pueblo
Artist: Unknown – unsigned
Medium: Mother of pearl, turquoise, coral, and jet
Age: Circa 1970s or earlier
Dimensions: 7/8” round


SKU: DR 1346 Categories: , , ,


Ten beautiful hand cut mother of pearl cabochons surround the sun face design of these wonderful earrings. The sun face itself is made of hand cut turquoise, mother of pearl, coral and jet. The turquoise is a deep robin’s egg blue and the coral is the deep red of Mediterranean coral.

The sun face represents growth and happiness for abundant crops.

Condition: Excellent – original condition
Provenance: Acquired from a private collector in New Mexico

Additional information

Weight 4 oz