Teardrop Mercury Dime Earrings by Jerilynn Yazzie
Artist: Jerilynn Yazzie
Cultural Affiliation: Diné (Navajo)
Description: Features Mercury Dimes, turquoise stones, silver ear hooks.
Size: Approximately 1.75" length
About the Artist: Jerilynn Yazzie learned to make jewelry from her mom, grandmothers, relatives, her community growing up and in school. She specializes in working with shells, turquoise, unique gemstones, juniper berry seeds, and vintage nickel coins.