Corn is sacred to the A:shiwi and is meticulously cared for in Zuni. This wonderful blue corn maiden balances an Olla Jar atop her head, gathering water from the sacred springs near by. She is inlaid with high grade lapis. Her necklace is adorn with Mediterranean Coral with turquoise accents. The Olla Jar is inlaid with variscite, turquoise, Mediterranean coral with black jet, pipe stone, and lapis pigments. The strand is composed of fresh water pearls with bright blue sleeping beauty turquoise. Symbolizing water. The hook-n-eye are hand made sterling silver.
Signed: Troy Sice Zuni copyright 2020 9/24/2020 12pm
Maiden center piece about 3 5/8"tall by 7/8"wide by 7/8"long
Strand is about 15"long