Sterling silver, real Coral, Jet, Abalone Shell, along with White and Yellow Mother of Pearl.
Post dangle earrings measure approximately 1-7/8" long and 7/8" wide.
Excellent craftsmanship is shown throughout this amazing pair of earrings! This piece of Native American jewelry is Zuni hand crafted by artist S.C. Edaakie, out of genuine sterling silver and real multicolor inlay. The inlay consists of: Coral, Jet, Abalone Shell, along with White and Yellow Mother of Pearl. The inlay is delicately set, creating extraordinary Owl and flower designs for a fantastic finish. The Zuni and Keres Pueblo tribe believe that the Owl is respected as the guise of the spirits of the departed leaders and wise elders. The owl is a skillful, silent hunter that is connected with darkness and night as well as keen eyes. The earrings are hallmarked by the artist.
Corals are known to be very soothing and very protective. Coral is of an organic origin; it is the skeletal remains of marine animals called Coral Polyps. Colonies of these tiny creatures build branching structures as they grow, gradually forming reefs and atolls.
Pearls are known to stabilize and balance emotions. They are believed to help your body in using calcium better. Pearls are full of purity and integrity.