J.A. Calavaza - Zuni Multi-Stone Inlay and Silver Ring with Mudhead Kachina Design c. 1970s, size 6 (J8435)


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  • Circa: 1970s
7.1 grams, size 6, 1" x 0.875" face. Stones include agate, coral, mother of pearl, and turquoise. The main brown agate stone measures 21mm x 15mm (0.82" x 0.59"). Etched signature is "J.A.C. ZUNI." Excellent condition. The Mudhead kachina is a clown kachina who works as a joker, disciplinarian, and village crier. The Zuni Mudhead kachina is known as Koyemsi or Koyemshi. Acquired from a private collection in Arizona.

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