Vintage Zuni Abalone & Spiny Oyster Shell Inlay Ring in Silver
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ABOUT THE ITEM
This is an authentic vintage Native American Zuni ring featuring a mesmerizing abalone mother of pearl shell "cactus" inlay with spiny oyster shell accent. The rope border tastefully frames this miniature work of art. Surprisingly, the handmade sterling silver setting is not signed by the silversmith.
Tribal Affiliation: Zuni (Native American)
Metal: Sterling Silver
Ring Size: 5.5
Gross Weight: 8.5 grams (5.5 dwts)
Age: Circa 1970s-'80s
Condition: Very Good
Gem Setting: Inlay
Gemstones: Abalone Mother of Pearl, Spiny Oyster Shell