Extraordinary contemporary Native American handmade earrings, created by Navajo, Ervin Tsosie, featuring Ervin's abstract yei figure with a full head dress. Set in silver, the earrings are intricately inlaid with tiny hand-cut, semi-precious stones such as turquoise, spiny oyster, lapis, jet, mother of pearl and more. Ervin Tsosie is one of the best Navajo inlay artists working today and his attention to detail is meticulous.
The earrings measure 1-7/8 long and weigh 5.3 grams.
Brand new and in perfect condition. Gift Box and Certificate of Authenticity included. Hallmarked E T by the artist.
Ervin Tsosie is a self-taught artist. Much of his work is based on ceremonial and mythical figures and spiritual beings representing Navajo culture. His ideas come from meditation, ceremonials and prayer. Tsosie's work has appeared in various shows including the Santa Fe Indian Market and Intertribal Ceremonial, Gallup and can also be seen at many Southwestern shops and galleries.