MANUEL WEAHKEE Sterling Silver ELK TOOTH Zuni Earrings Vintage
Absolutely eclectic one-of-a-kind pair of earrings by artist Manuel Weahkee. These are hanging from a stamped sterling silver round concho with post backs and an inlay elk ivory center. A dangling elk tooth embellishes the earring. Manuel is a living artist, his family resides north of the Zuni reservation. He is the grandson of Willie Weahkee who is the brother of Teddi Weahkee
Signed: M Weahkee
Stone: Elk tooth
Metal purity: Unmarked but tested positive for sterling silver.
Weight: Approx 8.5 grams
Measurements: Approx 1 3/4 inches in length; concho measures approx 3/4 inch diameter.