This is a Zuni handcrafted necklace by Abel Sosseah.
This Sunface inspired necklace is created with Mother of Pearl, Sleeping Beauty Mine Turquoise, Coral and Polished Jet all crafted with Sterling Silver. This piece is signed by Abel.
The large center Sunface measures 2 7/16 inches in diameter. Each of the ten smaller Sunface works of art measure 1 5/8 inches in diameter. Overall length of this piece is 34 1/2 inches with a total weight of 217.4 grams.
In Zuni, the Sunface is a very important deity. A powerful symbol of peace and positive energy and represents the bringer of new life and new beginnings.