Offered here is a vintage Native American ZUNI Hand Wrought Multi Stone Inlay Thunderbird Pin Pendant Combination. This beautiful Thunderbird is composed of Mother of Pearl, Coral, Jet, Abalone Shell and Turquoise all inlaid in Sterling Silver. This pendant measures a little over 1 1/2" by 1 1/2" and weighs 11.7 grams. I have shown with a dime for size reference.
It is signed on the back B. The pin has not been cleaned or polished and you may want to give it a quick shine before wearing. Bobby & Corraine's famous mosaic inlay thunderbirds and hummingbird are coveted by collectors.
Their work is published in Zuni: The Art and The People. Please view and enlarge photos to further aid in description.Bobby & Corraine Shack have been making jewelry together for years and both have famous jewelers in their families. Bobby's mother, Thomasine Shack produced some highly collectible pieces as well a Corraines father Blake Lesanse. PLEASE read item description and ask any questions you may have before purchasing. I do my best to honestly describe everything accurately and try and show many clear, detailed photos to aid in description. Please keep in mind that most of my items are Antique and Vintage and may show some slight normal wear characteristic of use and age. I will tell you if I find any MAJOR defects or flaws in the description. Check out my other items.
Be sure to add me to your favorites list. The item "ZUNI Mosaic Inlay Thunderbird Sterling Pin Pendant by Bobby & Corraine Shack" is in sale since Tuesday, April 2, 2019.
This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Ethnic, Regional & Tribal\Native American\Necklaces & Pendants". The seller is "peace235" and is located in Columbia, Missouri. This item can be shipped to United States.