Vintage Zuni Multi-Stone and Sterling Silver Large Rainbow Man Pin
Circa 1950’s, this fascinating sterling silver vintage Zuni multi-stone inlay Rainbow Man pin is as grand in size as it is in appeal. Stretching from one end to the other the arc is composed of natural turquoise, mother of pearl, spondylus and jet stones with delicately stamped silver dots. This piece encompasses energy and motion with vibrant character and is sure to capture everyone’s attention, as well as their hearts. The Rainbow Man is a sacred Zuni guardian spirit identified with the life giving Summer rains and the colors associated after the rains. One of the first figures used in traditional Zuni mosaic inlay, it is often seen on war shields as a symbol of protection.
3 3/4″ length
3 1/8″ width