Pin, Zuni Inlay, Knifewing, Vintage
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 onyx, this vintage knifewing is an example of Zuni lapidary work. Pin it to your hat, bag or your favorite denim jacket!
History: The ultimate warrior, the Zuni knifewing is the half man and half eagle spirit being.
- affiliation: likely Zuni
- materials: sterling silver, mother-of-pearl, coral, onyx and turquoise
- dimensions: 1/2" x 3/4"
- closure: tie back closure
- weight: 3 grams
- condition: fair vintage condition with heavy wear and oxidation
- style number: JP240