Corn Maiden Earrings
Hand crafted by Zuni silversmith Theresa Waseta, these earrings feature turquoise, mother of pearl, onyx and coral in the shape of a 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. Light surface wear typical of age and use.