Copper Earrings - Skull & Tigerseye
These striking dangle earrings feature skull and tigers eye beads under triangle copper pieces.
The copper pieces were hand cut and hammered carefully by Kingcome Inlet First Nation artist Clyde Dawson.
Pieces of Copper were hammered into the shape of a shield, were among the most valued items at Northwest Coast potlatches. Among the Kwakwaka'wakw, coppers increased in value each time they changed hands.
Measurements: 1.8" x 0.6"