Lot 169

Navajo Cayatineto Turquoise Spiny Oyster Earrings

Estimate: $600 - $900

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $5
$50 $10
$100 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$2,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$25,000 $2,500
$100,000 $5,000
Featured in this lot is this pair of sterling silver, Kingman turquoise, and Spiny Oyster earrings from Navajo artist Brit Cayatineto. The earrings feature wonderfully and professionally crafted sterling silver construction with a stamped and tooled face and a twisted rope border to the center stone. The earrings feature rough cut Kingman turquoise cabochons with bright blue luster and black and white veins; at the bottom of the earrings are a total of six round cut Spiny Oyster cabochons accentuating the center stone with a contrast of bright and milky orange luster to the coloration. The condition of these earrings is good, with no obvious signs of damage. The measurements of these earrings are 2 5/8" x 1 1/4" x 1/4". The overall weight of these earrings is 40g.