This beautiful Sunface Head dress pendant has been hand crafted by Zuni artist Larry Lonjose. It doubles as a pin and features Sleeping Beauty Turquoise, Red Coral, Mother of Pearl and Jet inlaid between ribbons of Sterling Silver. This pendant/pin combination measures 1 1/4 inches in diameter.
For the Zuni, the Sun symbolizes abundance, continuity, stability, positive energy, hope, happiness, and peace. They associate it with the warmth that makes life and growth possible and believe it brings playfulness and joy to children and good fortune and prosperity to families.