Pin, Novelty, Sterling Silver & Turquoise, Yei Figure, Old Pawn, 291
Who doesn’t need a little guardian Yei adorning their hat or handbag?
The Rainbow Man Yei is a guarding spirit who represents life-sustaining rains for the agricultural Southwest. In this charming pin, Rainbow Man is depicted in his traditional curved posed with his hands held high. A beautifully hued turquoise stone is the highlight. Pin this one to your favorite denim jacket or trusty old hat!
Collected in Arizona
History:Yeis control day, night, rain, wind, and sun. They are supernatural, grandparent spirits that intercede between humans and the Creator.
- materials: sterling silver, sleeping beauty turquoise
- dimensions: 2" x 1.5"
- closure: locking c-clasp
- weight: 12 grams
- condition: excellent vintage condition with light oxidation and wear
- style number: JP291