Sterling silver, real Coral, Abalone Shell, Jet, along with White and Yellow Mother of Pearl.
Pendant measures approximately 1-5/8" long (including bail) and 1/2" at widest point.
This is a wonderful piece of Navajo artistry! This piece of Native American jewelry is Zuni hand crafted by artist D. Edaakie, out of genuine sterling silver and real multicolor inlay. The inlay consists of: Coral, Abalone Shell, Jet, along with White and Yellow Mother of Pearl. The pendant is reversible, and can be worn on either side. One side depicts and adorable hummingbird design, while the other depicts a magnificent cardinal design. The pendant is 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.