Web116 Zuni Inlay Blossom with Earrings “Dawa Motif” by Unknown

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  This is a stunning piece from the 1950’s. it is Zuni Made”Dawa Motif” inlay necklace with handmade sterling silver beads. The inlay is made with Mother of Pearl, Jet. Tortoise shell, turquoise and coral. 

 

Dawa (Sun Kachina) 

The Sun Kachina, Dawa, is a representation of the spirit of the Sun. He sometimes appears with the Early Morning Kachinas (Talavai), welcoming back the sun as it rises above the horizon. The group stands on the house tops and perform their ceremonies. He also appears in several of the winter dance ceremonies.
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  • Date Made:
  • Metal used: Sterling
  • Stones used Turquoise Mother of pearl Coral tortoise shell

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