Zuni Turquoise Snake Ring By Effie Calavaza
Zuni silversmith Effie Calavaza is well known for her signature style snake jewelry and this vintage sterling silver and turquoise snake ring is a perfect example of why collectors from around the world collect her work.
Effie made several sizes of this ring and this is considered her largest size measuring 1 1/4 inches long by 9/16 inch wide.
Size 5 3/4.
Signed Effie C. with Zuni below the signature.
Effie was taught silversmithing by her late husband Juan Calavaza and began perfecting her style of work during the 1950's.