Pin, Inlay, Coral, Rainbow Man, Hallmark, Vintage, 466
Check out the channel inlay on this pretty pin!
Crafted by talented Zuni jewelry artisan Farian Bowannie, this colorful coral pin is a vintage channel inlay piece depicting the revered Rainbow Man, a spirit important to Zuni traditions, culture, and society. The craftsmanship is exquisite and it's in such excellent condition it's almost hard to believe it's vintage. A stunning statement pin.
Fadrian Bowannie (Zuni). Active since 1970s. Channel inlay, figural. The F.D.B. stamp is shared with Delia Bowannie.Marks: F. D. B.; Fadrian Bowannie (script); Fadrian, Vivica Bowanie (script: with wife Vivica Bowannie)
- artist: Fadrian Bowannie
- affiliation: Zuni
- markings: Fadrian Bowannie
- materials: sterling silver, coral
- dimensions: 1 1/2" x 2"
- weight: 15 grams
- closure: locking c-clasp
- condition: excellent vintage condition with light oxidation and wear
- style number: JP466