Sun Earrings

Sun Earrings

Grant Pauls (Tahltan, Tlingit)
Regular price CAD $130.00

"As in all cultures, Sun stands as a symbol of life and creative power....Sun appears often in Northwest Coast art and features prominently in [oral histories], often acting as a benevolent [being]...In the art, Sun is characterized by a round face with any number of surrounding rays...On occasion, artist give the sun the face of a human" (Shearar 2000: 100-101). - Understanding Northwest Coast Art: A Guide to Crests, Beings and Symbols

Medium: Laser-cut, hand finished silver

Dimensions: 1" (diameter)

Location: Satellite Shop at SFU Vancouver Bookstore (Harbour Centre)