Native American Virgil & Shirley Benn Zuni 925 Silver Gemstone Carved Inlay Raccoon Pin Pendant
|Hallmark:||SIGNED V. & S. BENN|
|Artisan:||Virgil & Shirley Benn|
|Length ( inches / mm ):||1.74 / 44.2|
|Width ( inches / mm ):||1.71 / 43.5|
|Weight ( gram ):||13.9|
Virgil and Shirley Benn have won numerous major awards for their Zuni jewelry and are featured in Barton Wright's 1989 landmark volume, Hallmarks of the Southwest. Virgil and Shirley Benn use silver and semi-precious stone are used to create lifelike images of animals and Native American figures in their Zuni jewelry.
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We sell vintage pre-owned and antique items (except for those described as new) which will often show signs of wear, dents, scratches, oxidation, broken stones, etc. Please note that the item in the photographs may be larger or smaller in actuality. The photographs do not represent true size. Please check the description for physical dimensions and email us with any questions.
We are not gemologists, and due to the high quality of laboratory made stones we take no responsibility if the stone appears not to be genuine. We try our best to accurately describe the stones in our jewelry items.
In order for you to see the real age of presented item we do not perform any type of cleaning or polishing. If its tarnished that's exactly the way you will receive it.