Fabulous lapidary and silversmith skills in this Zuni made rain dancer kachina pin/pendant. All hand made by well known Zuni artist Eldred Martinez. Hallmarked on the back "Zuni Rain Dancer Eldred Martinez Zuni NM". Made using Sterling silver, turquoise, jet, MOP, spiny oyster, yellow lip shell and coral are used in this one.
Each piece meticulously shaped by hand and set into the hand made sterling silver setting. Typical surface crosshatch etching Eldred does on most of his pieces. Comes with a stone stand so you can display this in your collection.
The dancer is 3-3/8" tall x 1-1/2" wide. The Zuni rain dance takes place every year in August. The men dress in Rain Dance Kachina costumes and dance. If you have any questions please ask.Coin is a US dime for size comparison. I have a few other genuine Zuni and Navajo items listed. I package very well and use gift boxes so your items arrive safe. Please do not ask me to write gift on international orders. The item "RAIN DANCE Kachina Pendant Pin brooch Quality Zuni Inlay Eldred Martinez" is in sale since Sunday, July 15, 2018.
This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Ethnic, Regional & Tribal\Native American\Other Native American Jewelry". The seller is "topgems" and is located in Yuma, Arizona. This item can be shipped to United States, all countries in Europe, Canada, Japan, Australia.