Site Map
Vintage, Pawn & Contemporary Native American Indian Jewelry - EVERYDAY FREE U.S. SHIPPING!

Search:
Home | About Us | Contact Us | Shipping, Payment Methods, Returns etc | Mailing List | Read Our Blog
Authenticity | How To Determine Your Ring Size | Bracelet Size Guide | Care of Native American Jewelry | Native American Indian Jewelry Hallmarks

 
All Jewelry
Top Native American Artists
Navajo, Zuni, Hopi & Pueblo Bracelets
Native American Mens Rings
Native American Womens Rings
Necklaces, Pins & Pendants
  All Necklaces, Pins & Pendants
  Necklaces
  Pins & Pendants
  Turquoise Necklaces
  Turquoise Pendants
  Coral Necklaces
  Inlay Necklaces
  Inlay Pendants
  Silver Bead Necklaces
  Heishi Necklaces
  Squash Blossom Necklaces
  Fetish necklaces

American Indian Earrings
Squash Blossom Jewelry
Belts, Buckles & Bolos
Dead Pawn Indian Jewelry
Vintage Indian Jewelry
Navajo Handmade Jewelry
Zuni Jewelry
Hopi Jewelry
Santo Domingo (Kewa) Pueblo Jewelry
Calvin Begay Jewelry
Featured Navajo Artist: Kirk Smith
Zuni Fetishes
NEW ARRIVALS
ON SALE THIS MONTH
 
 
Tumbleweeds Jewelry LLC
P.O. Box 255
Tularosa, NM 88352

575-495-6636
contactus@tumbleweedsjewelry.com
 
View Shopping Cart/Checkout 

SEARCH
 
 

Necklaces, Pins & Pendants > All Necklaces, Pins & Pendants > Melanie Kirk-Lente & Michael Lente (Isleta) Infinity Slide Pendant

View additional images

  

Melanie Kirk-Lente & Michael Lente (Isleta) Infinity Slide Pendant

Infinity Slide Pendant, sterling silver inlaid with Turquoise & Lapis. Handmade by Isleta silversmiths Melanie Kirk-Lente & Michael Lente. Measures 1-7/8" long by 7/8" wide. Item # 2573

$ 199.99     SOLD     Back


Melanie Kirk-Lente and Michael Lente (Isleta Pueblo) command a distinctive presence at the top of collectors’ lists world-wide. This contemporary pendant demonstrates why. The artists call this their Infinity pendant and it combines sterling silver overlay with Lapis Lazuli & Turquoise inlay. The Overlay carvings represent Evergeens.

The pendant measures 1-7/8" long by 7/8" wide. Brand new and in perfect condition. Hallmarked by and purchased directly from the artists. Sterling Silver neck cuff/collar sold separately as item #2225

Michael & Melanie Kirk-Lente (Isleta Pueblo) continue to carry on their well-known family tradition in crafting Native American Jewelry. Both were taught by Melanie’s father, renowned artist Andy Lee Kirk, and later attended the Gemological Institute of America where they completed the Graduate Jeweler Program in 1996. Other family silversmiths include: Melanie’s uncle Michael Kirk and his family: Cousin Anthony Gatewood, Sister Kimberlee Kirk, and most recently, Michael’s brother Andrew Lente. The Lentes have amassed an impressive list of top awards at the Santa Fe Indian Market, Eiteljorg Museum, and Heard Museum.