Gold skull and peridot beads interspersed with gold seed beads, all strung by hand. Necklace is 44" long. Matching earrings are 1" long with a 1/2" french wire drop.
Jhane Myers is a 5th generation award winning doll maker, jeweler, regalia maker and designer. She is from the Pennetukah (sugar eater) and Yaparukah (root eater) bands of the Comanche Nation. She studied fashion at the Fashion and Art Institute and worked for designer Ralph Lauren.Jhane gained notoriety by winning awards at some of the Nation’s largest Native art shows including a collaborative 2010 Best of Show win at the Heard Museum Indian Market in Phoenix, Arizona. Her handmade jewelry utilizes design elements that hails back to her cultural teachings. Her simple but elegant sterling silver tribal shaped pendants clearly reflect her proud heritage all the way to her hand stamp initials of JM which has been the cattle brand of Myers Ranch in Apache, Oklahoma since 1901. She currently resides in Santa Fe, New Mexico.