These dramatic coral earrings were handmade by Hopi artist, Sonwai/Verma Nequatewa. Large coral set in 18kt gold sits on the ear with omega backs for comfort. The gold had a geometric shaped reminiscent of a maiden. Two handmade 18kt gold pieces hang and move to finish these stunning earrings. Sonwai Coral Earrings 18kt Gold Hopi
Verma began working with her uncle, the late Charles Loloma, in the mid-1960’s and continued working with him until his studio closed in the early 1990’s.
Earrings Measure 3/4" Wide by 2-3/4" Long
|Metal / Material||
Natural Mediterranean Coral