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Zuni Turquoise Earrings

Wednesday, December 7th, 2011

Zuni Turquoise Earrings

Zuni Turquoise EarringsWe have just completed updating our Zuni Turquoise Earrings page with more photos, links and informative information, we invite you to check it out – You will be glad you did!

Durango Silver Company has been dealing in Native American Indian Turquoise Jewelry for over 40 years and have been specializing in Zuni Turquoise Earrings for the duration of that time. Zuni Turquoise Earrings are one of the largest staples of the American Indian Jewelry business and more  Zuni Turquoise Earrings are sold then any other Native American Turquoise Jewelry item, by far!

We always have a good supply of  Zuni Turquoise Earrings for you to choose from and invite you to check out what we have in stock at this time by going to our Turquoise Earrings area now by typing in  Zuni Turquoise Earrings in the search box or clicking on the Earrings tab to the left.

Zuni Turquoise Earrings

Zuni Turquoise Earrings

 To the left are a pair of Zuni Turquoise Hoop Earrings set with Needlepoint Turquoise Stones. This is a very nice as well as attractive pair of Zuni Turquoise Earrings as well as a great set of Turquoise Earrings to go with the rest of your Silver Jewelry collection.

Southwestern Silver Jewelry would not be the same without Zuni Turquoise Earrings so this is a great place to start your Silver Jewelry collection. It is certain that once you have added a pair of Zuni Silver and Turquoise Earrings to your collection you will want more and more Zuni Earrings as they are exquisit, lightweight and extremely attractive to almost every persons eyes. Durango Silver can help you with your  Zuni Turquoise Earring collection as we add new Earrings to our online portfolio weekly – keep in touch!

Zuni Turquoise Earrings

Zuni Turquoise Earrings - EarringsThe Zuni Earrings to the right are handmade Zuni Turquoise Inlaid Earrings. This type of Earring is uniquely made by making a Sterling Silver shell to inlay Turquoise into voids that securely hold the design. This pair has several Turquoise stones separated by thin sheets of Sterling Silver.

Durango Silver Company appreciates the art of inlaid Silver Jewelry and respects the fact that it is very time consuming and takes a talented person to do this type of work. We recommend Zuni Inlaid Silver Jewelry to you, we are certain you will love any piece you purchase from our company as much as we do.

We invite you to view our Silver Jewelry directory to see more of our Silver Jewelry informational presentations.

We hope you will remember Durango Silver Company the next time you are considering Zuni Turquoise Earrings.



Zuni Jewelry

Tuesday, November 8th, 2011

Zuni Jewelry

Zuni JewelryZuni Jewelry has a style of its own, it is made at the Zuni Indian Pueblo which is located South of Gallup, New Mexico. There are three dominant types of Zuni JewelryZuni Needle Point, Zuni Petit Point and Zuni Inlay Jewelry. To the left is a Zuni Needle Point matching Ring and Bracelet set, notice how the individual hand-cut Turquoise Gemstones are in the shape of an eye of a needle? That is why it is called Zuni Needlepoint Jewelry.

We have created a great informational presentation on Zuni Jewelry that you will find to be very informative, check it out!

Zuni Jewelry

Zuni Petit Point JewelryTo the right is a Zuni Petit Point Pin, notice the tiny Turquoise Gemstones are cut in the shape of a pear. Zuni Petit Point Jewelry can have tiny round, oval, square, rectangle or pear shaped stones set into a cluter pattern of many tiny stones such as this beautiful piece of Zuni Jewelry.

The Zuni Indians have been producing fine quality Jewelry for over a hundred years now and their style is world class. Zuni Jewelry has become a national treasure and a huge part in our American Heritage. The gemstone of choice to the Zuni Indians is Turquoise as this gemstone has been sacred to the Zuni Indians long before they started using it in their Silver Jewelry.

Zuni Jewelry

Zuni Inlay Jewelry

To the right is a pair of Zuni Inlay Earrings.  Zuni Inlay Jewelry began around 1900 and was revolutionary for the time of its conception. The Zuni Indians have been prolific in creating new and innovative Inlay Jewelry designs and have had Indian Jewelry admirers constantly waiting for the next Jewelry designs.

Zuni Jewelers create Zuni Rings, Zuni Mens Rings, Zuni Bracelets, Zuni Pendants, Zuni Necklace, Zuni Earrings and more in Needlepoint, Petit Point and Inlay Jewelry designs. Zuni Jewelry is highly collectible and a great investment in our American Heritage.

We hope you think of Durango Silver Company when considering Zuni Jewelry.


Inlay Jewelry

Saturday, August 27th, 2011

Inlay Jewelry

Inlay JewelryDurango Silver Company has just completed an informational presentation on Inlay Jewelry, we invite you to view this great page on American Inlay Jewelry which includes many photo examples along with text and links to additional information on Inlay Jewelry.

American Inlay Jewelry has become extremely popular in the last 20 years as it is attractive and comfortable Jewelry to wear. Inlay Jewelry can also be very artistic such as the Inlay Ring in the picture to the right. This Inlay Ring was made by Native American Artisan, Jesse Monongye. This Inlay Ring has many Coral, Lapis, Turquoise and other that were maticulisly hand cut and Inlayed into this channel Ring setting that was created to house this fabulous inlay work. This is a very valuable Inlaid Ring by a celebrated master Jeweler, Jesse Monongye.

American Inlay Jewelry

american inlay jewelryDurango Silver Company produces and handles American Inlay Jewelry made by Native American Indians as well as contemporary American Artisans from Southwestern USA. American Inlay Jewelry is artistic, sleek and easy to wear as it is most often streamline and very comfortable when worn.

The Inlay Ring to the right was produced by Durango Silver Company. John Hartman created the master Mens Saddle Ring pattern and Dillon Hartman Inlayed this 14ky Gold Ring with Bisbee Turquoise from Arizona. This Gold Inlay Ring will be very comfortable and attractive to wear and is built to last for generations into the future.

Native American Inlay Jewelry

native american inlay jewelryNative American Inlay Jewelry was originated by the Zuni Indians of the Southwestern USA. The Zuni began making inlay Jewelry shorly after 1900 A.D. Many Zuni Artisans prefected inlay Jewelry throughout the years as it became popular and a large demand grew for this great Jewelry form.

The Navajo Indian Jewelers began making Native American Inlay Jewelry in the 1950′s and have now become very prolific at it. The Inlay Bracelet to the right is was made by Native American artist Phil Loretto. Phil inlaid this beautiful Sterling Silver Bracelet with lime green Carico Lake Turquoise from Nevada.

Inlay Jewelry from Durango Silver Company

Durango Silver Company has produced and handled Inlay Jewelry for over 40 years. We are very particular in our purchasing as well as the Inlay Jewelry we make. We feel, we handle some of the best American made Inlay Jewelry coming out of the Southwest today. We pride ourselves in handling American handmade Inlayed Jewelry - Quality made in the USA!

Also, take a look at our  Turquoise Inlay Jewelry informational page.

We hope you will think of Durango Silver Company when shopping for your next piece of Inlay Jewelry.