Arching All Turquoise Rainbow Man Pin/ Pendant

Fadrian Bowannie

Arching All Turquoise Rainbow Man Pin/ Pendant, Jewelry by Fadrian Bowannie
  • Bowannie Rainbow Man Pin
  • Bowannie Pendant
Marked Down $400.00
Gallery Price $650.00
Title
Arching All Turquoise Rainbow Man Pin/ Pendant
Artist
Fadrian Bowannie
Medium
Sterling silver and natural turquoise
Troy ounces
.45 troy ounces
Size
1 5/8" height X 2 1/8*' width
Signed
"Fadrian Bowannie Zuni" is written in script on verso
Date of creation
Circa 1985
Condition
Excellent
Provenance
JW, an estate from Texas
Gram weight
14.4 grams
About The Arching All Turquoise Rainbow Man Pin/ Pendant

This example by Bowannie's work demonstrates some of the artist's best work.

About Fadrian Bowannie

Featured in the first volume American Indian Jewelry by Gregory Schaaf, Fadrian Bowannie was first active in 1974. Bowannie is known for his channel inlay jewelry using silver, coral, turquoise, jet and mother of pearl in bracelets, earrings, necklaces, pendants, pins and rings. This jeweler is also named in Gordon Levy's book Who's Who in Zuni Jewelry (1980), Zuni Jewelry by Theda Bassman and Barton Wright's 2000 Hallmarks of the Southwest.

Rainbow man and butterflies are his favorite designs.

Cultures

American Indian, Zuni

Medium

Jewelry

Subject

American Indians

Keywords

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