Necklace, Thunderbird, Santo Domingo Depression, Battery Bird, Vintage, 1226
DEPRESSION ERA JEWELRY NEVER CEASES TO AMAZE US.
Crafted in the traditional inlay style, this Southwest Santo Domingo necklace is decorated with gypsum heishi beads, ten tabs of plastic and chip turquoise, and centered with a figural bird pendant made from recycled materials including battery casing, turquoise chips, and plastic.
- affiliation: Santo Domingo
- materials: gypsum, turquoise, found objects
- dimensions: 29 1/2"
- weight: 64 grams
- condition: nice vintage condition
- light wear from use
- style number: JN1226