Zuni Owl Inlay Squash Blossom Necklace. See below for more information.
This great owl inlay squash blossom necklace features eleven gorgeous owls. The piece is hand signed by Pitkin and Wanda Natewa who began crafting jewelry in 1952 and specialize in lapidary and owl designs. Each owl is crafted with inlaid mother of pearl, shell, spiny oyster, and onyx. The clasp is hook and eye at the end of sterling silver cones to finish the necklace, The Naja (largest owl) measures 1 7/8" tall and 1 1/2"" wide. The small owls measure 15/16" by 5/8". Each bead measures 1/4" diameter and the overall length measures 28". It is signed PitWiNaterwa ZUNI on the back side of the naja. Included in this set is a great matching slave bracelet.
Each piece of jewelry by a Native American artist is accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity.