Pin, Zuni Inlay, Maiden, Hallmark, Vintage, 384
Zuni artist, Theresa Waseta (deceased), is known for her charming Zuni maidens. Created in sterling silver with mother-of-pearl, jet, turquoise, and coral inlay, this charming pin portrays Waseta’s signature maiden with demure, downcast eyes and hands tucked behind her back.
This piece is versatile and can be worn as a pin or as a pendant.
- artist: Teresa Waseta, d
- affiliation: Zuni
- markings: (script) Waseta
- materials: sterling silver, turquoise, mother of pearl, jet, coral
- dimensions: 1 3/4" x 3/4"
- weight: 8 grams
- closure: locking c-clasp and pendant loop
- condition: excellent vintage condition with light oxidation and wear
- style number: JP384