Pair of lightning bolt earrings

Native American
1987
Yazzie Johnson (Native American, born in 1946), Gail Bird (Native American, born in 1949)


Dimensions

Length: 3.5 cm (1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2012.394.1-2

Medium or Technique

Gold (14 kt), Biwa pearl, and garnet

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Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment

Pair of gold zig-zag earrings with colored stones. 14K gold.

Markings

Impressed 14 K and GY on each earring

Provenance

1980s-90s, purchased by Dale and Doug Anderson from dealer Dexter Cirillo; 2012, gift of the Andersons to the MFA. (Accession date: June 27, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Dale and Doug Anderson

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.