Sterling Silver Large Scarlet Macaw Pendant and Pin inlaid with Turquoise, Spiny Oyster, Conch shell, Mother of Pearl, Abalone shell, Lapis Lazuli
New Inlay Art by Native American Zuni artists Harlan and Monica Coonsis
Harlan and Monica Coonsis make a variety of spectacular wildlife works of jewelry art; they use natural materials including various types of shells, and other gemstones including natural turquoise from Kingman Arizona, and "Sleeping Beauty" from near Globe, Arizona Some Coonsis work is featured in well known national museums.
A fine example of intricate multi-stone inlay in traditional Zuni fashion.
This spectacular work is the largest "Scarlet Macaw" design we ever offered from Harlan and Monica Coonsis just over 2 5/8 inches tall
The setting is approx. 65.5 mm (over 2 5/8") in length and 24.5 mm wide"just under 1")
Total weight just over 13.4 grams.
Chain in Photo is NOT included
Signed: Scarlet Macaw and "H.M. Coonsis Sterling Zuni, N.M. U.S.A."
For size reference we usually include US. coins. A Dime is approx.17.5 MM or 11/16" A penny is just under 19 MM approx. ¾" A Quarteris approx. 24 MM or 15/16" A Silver Dollar is approx. 37.5 mm in diameter (Just under 1 ½ ) A half dollar is just over 30 mm or just under 1 ¼