RARE Morris Talawytewa Robinson Earrings
Hopi Morris Talawytewa Robinson influenced the next generation of contemporary Hopi jewelers, including Preston Monongye and Charles Loloma. He preceded Charles Loloma and Kenneth Begay in becoming the first Native American master goldsmith in the southwest.” Schaaf 2013, 201. Morris Robinson has has been extensively published & extremely collectable.
Morris Talawytewa Robinson (c1900-c1987)
Width at widest point 1 1/8″ (2.9cm)
Weight of each earring 7.39 grams
Materials – turquoise & silver
Hallmarked with his M & crooked snake