Handcrafted by Santo Domingo artists Joe and Angie Reano, these beautiful mosaic earrings pair an ancient technique within a modern design. In three color combinations, each of these earrings was created using stones carefully cut by hand and inlaid in a unique pattern on a shell backing.
In addition to pipestone, this pair features melon shell, mother of pearl, turquoise, serpentine, and black jet.
The green turquoise set features blue lapis, red and orange spiny oyster shell, mother of pearl, melon shell, and black jet.
Each of the blue turquoise sets have orange spiny oyster shell, melon shell, and black jet. The difference can be seen in the way in which the stones are arranged.
A beautiful mix of colors gives these earrings a versatile style that can be worn for any occasion. Earrings measure 2" long by 3/4" wide with French hooks. Come with certificate of authenticity.
Our Guarantee of Authenticity
At Shumakolowa Native Arts, we guarantee that your purchase is an original and authentic work handcrafted by Native American artists as defined by the Indian Arts and Crafts Act of 1990. We ask our artists to complete an extensive certification process, providing a CIB (Certificate of Degree of Indian Blood) card and other documentation of their Native American heritage. Our team of experts carefully inspects every product to guarantee it is handcrafted using traditional, sustainable processes and natural materials of only the highest quality. We record the place and date of each purchase and pride ourselves in paying a fair price that allows artists to make a living practicing their craft. At a time when many commercially-made products are being sold as handcrafted Native American art, our in-depth purchase process allows us to guarantee the authenticity of every unique piece of fine art we offer. For more than 35 years, we have made it a priority to visit artists in their studio or home to purchase their latest handcrafted pieces and learn about their work. We have developed lasting relationships with artists, as well as dealers and collectors, and we take pride in being a trusted destination for fine Native American art.