Pin, Zuni Inlay, Vintage, Knifewing 1960's

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An old Zuni knifewing pin is a great way to start or round out your historic Zuni jewelry collection.Handcrafted in tiny pieces of mother of pearl, turquoise, coral and jet, this vintage knifewing is an incredible example of Zuni lapidary work. Collected in Arizona, this pin is unmarked and dates to 1960.  

History: The ultimate warrior, the Zuni knifewing is the half man and half eagle spirit being.

  • affiliation: Zuni 
  • materials: sterling silver, jet, coral, mother of pearl and turquoise
  • circumference: 1.25" x .75"  
  • weight:  5 grams
  • closure: c-clasp bar pin
  • condition: excellent vintage condition with light oxidation and wear
  • style number: JP206
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All returns on jewelry subject to exchange or store credit only.

as sample