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Squash blossom necklace

Silver with mosaic work, sand cast elements. Ten squashes, squash and naja with channel inlay turquoise, shell, and stones.

Provenance

From the donor's collection

Credit Line

Gift of Chaya and David Saity

Native American (Zuni), about 1990

Object Place

Zuni Pueblo, New Mexico

Dimensions

Overall: 78.7 cm (31 in.)

Accession Number

2004.2225

Medium or Technique

Silver, turquoise, shells, stones

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands