The artists used whatever material was available including plastics (battery casings, toothbrushes, combs, old records), some stones and shells and bone and, gypsum which is available near Albuquerque. These earrings are plastic, turquoise, shell and silver. The blue chips are both plastic and turquoise.The white on the bottom of each earring is shell. The earrings each have a silver wire loop and new sterling hooks. The earrings are each about 1 1/4" long (not including the wire loop) x 5/8" wide.
Earring, including the hook are 2 1/4 long. Please see all the photos for details and full condition.
The item "Old Santo Domingo Pueblo'depression''battery' earrings, turquoise, shell" is in sale since Thursday, August 27, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Native American\ US\1800-1934\Jewelry". The seller is "greatthingsnm" and is located in Albuquerque, New Mexico.This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Uruguay, Russian federation.