Brand new contemporary Zuni Sunface spinner ring, created by master Zuni silversmith, Don Dewa. The ring is superbly inlaid with turquoise, coral, Mother of Pearl and Black onyx in a sunface design. The inner sunface spins and is inlaid with a different design on each side.
The face of the ring measures 15/16 long (almost 1) by 3/4 wide. The beautiful, heavy Sterling Silver, wide-shank channel inlay ring weighs 17.2 grams. There is applied silver nuggets on sides and the sides narrow down to a 1/8 wide band at the back. Smooth solid inside that curves to fit nicely around your finger. Size 13.
Hallmarked Don Dewa, Zuni, N.M. and also stamped Sterling. Brand new and in perfect condition. Gift box and Certificate of Authenticity included with your purchase. Don't miss out on this unique piece of beautiful Indian jewelry.
Don Dewa began making jewelry in 1970, and by the early 1990s he started to produce mosaic inlay, having learned it from his mother-in-law, Loretta Quam Eriacho. One of Don's most innovative and distinctive designs is his sunface spinner rings, pendants and bracelets, like the ring shown here.