These contemporary Santo Domingo inlaid mosaic earrings were created by Rudy & Mary Coriz from genuine turquoise, lapis apple coral, pipe-stone, black jet and other semi-precious stones and shells. The earrings measure 1-7/8 long not including the earwires by 5/8 wide and weigh about 4.8 grams each. Sterling silver ear-wires. The colorful inlay is impeccable.
The Coriz family uses stabilized stone, NOT BLOCK, which means it will not change color. No colors or dyes were added. Stabilization maked the stones easier to cut and work with.
Brand new and in perfect condition. Purchased directly from and hallmarked by the Santo Domingo artists, Rudy & Mary Coriz. Certificate of Authenticity and gift box included with your purchase.
About the artists: Mary and Rudy Coriz are from Santo Domingo Pueblo. Their jewelry features a wide variety of stones and shells arranged in interesting designs and color patterns. They are most well known for their colorful inlaid feather jewelry. Necklaces & pendants also available.