Marcus Lomayestewa - Hopi Guild - Silver Overlay Post Earrings c. 1970-80s, 1" x 0.75"
- Circa: 1970-80s
- Size: 1'' x 0.75''
5g, 1" x 0.75", per earring. Hallmarked with a flute and the Hopi Guild stamp. Acquired from a private collection in Colorado. This item was purchased at a Santa Fe Indian market sometime between 1976 and 1985. The owner's husband was a retired physician who became a ceramist. They traveled to Mexican Baja Peninsula, where he studied with the indigenous people. He also sponsored native potters to teach there and in the United States.