These earrings were created by Navajo artist Sampson Jake.
The polished spiny oyster shell is a wonderful orange. The shells set
in a smooth bezel with a carved sterling silver border.
They are marked 925 and signed
They are 3/4" long by 5/8" wide
Total weight: 7.3 grams on my scale.
I placed a quarter there for scale
Spiny Oyster Shell, Spondylus Brodnip Princess, is found in the Sea of Cortez, Baja California, Mexico.
Sure to make a Fine addition to any collection, or a great gift!
Please note: Pictures are enlarged to show detail, remember everything looks bigger on line :)