Zuni inlay quail brooch. Sterling silver inlaid with turquoise, onyx, spondylus (spiny oyster shell) and mother of pearl. Circa 1940, unmarked. A unique and magnificent piece of jewellery - quails are usually depicted in side view in Zuni jewellery.
Can easily be converted into or simply worn as a pendant.
Measurements: 5.5 cm width at widest point, 5.5 cm height