Our Fabulous Vintage Zuni Tribe Hand Carved Bird Cameos. This One Set with Coral and Turquoise Chips on Mother of Pearl. Very Rare. Set with a Vintage Crystal. 18 Carat Gold Filled Ear Post.
These Beautiful Vintage Mother of Pearl American Indian – Zuni Tribe, Hand Carved and Inlayed Bird Cameos are joined with a 1940’s Jewel. And 18 Carat Gold Earpost.
The Zuni believe that the bird was a messenger of the spirits. Birds Represent Devotion, Loving Relationships, Courtship and Monogamy between Couples.
The Zuni Indian Jewelry is well known for their Amazing Stone Cutting Techniques, and the use of Turquoise, Shells and Small Stones to Meld their Designs One by One.
Each Cameo has been Hand Made using Natural Stones, and therefore all Cameos Will be Slightly Different
Ghost and Lola make all our jewellery by hand using artisan techniques at our studio in Northern NSW Australia. Incorporating vintage and found elements, once they are gone, they can never be repeated.
- Hand Made by Zuni and Australian Artists
- Vintage from 1970’s
- Mother of Pearl
- Abalone Shell, Coral and Turquoise hand cut Mosaic
- Length 4 Cm
- Weight per single Earring 7 Grams
- Width 1.5 Cm