Earrings, Novelty, Spiny Oyster & Turquoise, Pueblo Shell, 584
Stunning statement earrings.
These large, gorgeous dangles are a colorful combination of orange spiny oyster and small mosaic turquoise stones; the anchors are spiny oyster circles set in serrated bezels stamped sterling silver scallop frame accented with five snake eye turquoise stones, and the trapezoidal dangling fobs are a large orange spiny oyster cabochon beneath several rows of mosaic turquoise stones set in a simple bezel with sterling silver scallop detail. The earrings are from a part of a collection in New Mexico, and are signed with an engraver’s pen, “Vigil Taos”. A truly unique, stand-out pair that are certain to turn heads!
- markings: Vigil Taos
- affiliation: Pueblo
- materials: sterling silver, turquoise, spiny oyster
- dimensions: 3 1/4" long, 1 3/4" at widest point
- weight: 79 grams
- closure: post
- style number: JE584