Lot 561
Property from a Maryland Estate

Zuni Inlaid Silver Squash Blossom Necklace, a Matching Cuff Bracelet and a Group of Three Cuff Bracelets
Last Half 20th Century
The necklace having ten mother-of-pearl, jet, turquoise and coral inlaid 'blossoms' depicting a headdress with matching 'naja' and cuff bracelet. Together with three cuff bracelets: the first, inscribed J. Lucio, with mother-of-pearl, jet, turquoise and coral inlay depicting a bird dancer; the second, inscribed Delwin Gasper/Zuni, with mother-of-pearl, jet, turquoise and coral inlay depicting a sunface; the third, apparently unsigned, with mother-of-pearl, tortoiseshell, jet, turquoise and coral inlay depicting a feathered dancer.
Total gross weight: 10.6 oz
Length of necklace: 28 in (71.1 cm)
Length of matching bracelet: 4-7/8 in (12.4 cm)
Length of largest of three bracelets: 5-3/4 in (14.6 cm)

Estimate $400-600

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Sold for $1,300