Vintage Zuni Silver Knifewing Dancer Pin with Multi-Stone Inlay of Natural Turquoise, Jet and Shell
Circa 1940’s, this vintage silver Zuni Knifewing Dancer pin with multi-stone inlay of natural turquoise, jet, and mother of pearl exhibits a unique composition and an elegant shape. Detailed silverwork frames the energetic layout and gives this piece a polished look. In excellent condition, all of the stones are original and firmly in place.
The Knifewing Dancer is a half man – half eagle Zuni spirit god with razor sharp feathers made of flint and is the hero of many folk tales.
3 1/2″ length
2 1/2″ width