Traditional Overlay Shell

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Traditional Overlay Shell

350.00

This piece is an exquisite example of a traditional overlay shell from Kewa (Santo Domingo Pueblo). It is turquoise overlayed on spiney oyster shell with a band through the center of  Acoma jet and mother of pearl.  The handmade melon shell heishi beads are strung on traditional sinew. The she'll itself measures 3 inches by 3 inches and is 32 inches goal length (it is adjustable in length).

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