Red Coral Cardinal one of a kind Inlay Pendant with Jet, Mother of Pearl, Serpentine and other gem materials made by Native American Zuni artists Rudy & Nancy Laconsello Sterling Silver
New Inlay Art by Native American Zuni artists Rudy & Nancy Laconsello
Rudy and Nancy use their proven designs to hand inlay each piece using various gem materials to create magnificent works of inlay art
Beautiful Cardinal and flower design from Rudy & Nancy Laconsello (just over 2 1/16 inches tall (52 mm) includes top loop but not the bail
Precise inlay techniques and etching to shade, accent and highlight make this a beautiful work of jewelry art
Ruddell Laconsello and his wife Nancy create spectacular wildlife works of jewelry art (Mostly birds) they use natural materials including Coral, various types of shells, and other gemstones including Variscite, Jet, ironwood, Tiger eye, natural Turquoise from Kingman Arizona, and Sleeping Beauty from near Globe, Arizona
The Pendant is approximately 52 mm in length and 38 mm /1.5" wide
Total weight approx. over 13 grams.
Signed: RN Laconsello Zuni Sterling
For size reference we usually include US. Coins and currency A Dime is approx. 17.5 MM or 11/16" A Silver Dollar is approx. 37.5 MM in diameter (Just under 1 ½ “) A penny is just under 19 MM approx. ¾” (A Quarter is approx. 24 MM or 15/16" ) A half dollar is just over 30 MM or just under 1 ¼” A Nickel is approx. 21 MM
This jewelry is hand crafted using traditional hand forming methods and will show evidence of tool marks, scratches, pits and other small flaws.
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