Earrings by Charlene Reano feature mosaic inlay on shell with Turquoise, Cameo Shell, Sugilite, Lapis and Mother of Pearl Shell. Charlene Reano Mosaic Earrings
Charlene Reano of San Felipe is married into the Reano family. Santo Domingans are well-known for their inlay work. Charlene’s inlaid earrings and bracelets have the appearance of intricate, colorful tiles – a mosaic of rich color and pattern. The type of inlay work created by Charlene and her in-laws has a revered history dating back to their Anasazi ancestors. Stunning earrings and pendants have been unearthed from ancient dwellings – extraordinary pieces made by patient hands one thousand years ago.
Santo Domingo / Kewa
Melon Shell, Lapis, Mother of Pearl Shell, Turquoise
Measures 1/4 at the top~3/4" at the bottom~Measure 1" to bottom