Old Pawn Zuni Sterling Silver Turquoise Roadrunner Brooch Pin Native American Vintage Brooch Sleeping Beauty Mine Turquoise 1940s
For your consideration is this fab vintage Native American Zuni sterling silver and turquoise roadrunner brooch from 1940s in wonderful vintage condition. This delicate beauty features an intricate, hand etched design in sterling silver, accented with stunning light blue Sleeping Beauty mine turquoise cabochons. Rare, exceptional beauty. Superior craftsmanship and attention to detail. Unmarked as most Native American jewelry from the time period and has been tested for silver content. The brooch measures 1 1/8 wide by a little under 3/4" tall.
Roadrunners are believed to be medicine birds that could protect against evil spirits in Native American culture.
Fab vintage brooch to add to any jewelry collection!