Corn Maiden Ring - Size 9
This Zuni ring features beautiful inlay work by Theresa Waseta. With turquoise, mother of pearl, onyx and coral she creates a beautiful corn maiden. Corn maidens are an important part of many indigenous American cultures, as corn was a key source of food. Corn maidens are revered, a symbol of life and legend tells of their gift to the people.
Theresa Waseta, Zuni
3/4 in x 3/8 in
Condition: Good preowned condition. some wear typical of age including fading of lines and facial features in mother of pearl.