This charming tie pin is the Native American Thunderbird depicted in turquoise, coral, onyx and mother of pearl inlay in sterling silver. He is certainly colorful, sassy and a great gift for the tie-wearing bird lover in your life. Circa 1960.
The Thunderbird is a legendary creature in Native American history and culture, considered to be a supernatural being of power and strength. The Thunderbird is said to create thunder by flapping its wings and lightning by flashing its eyes.
Details.....The bird measures 0.7" by 0.63". The chain is 1.65" and the bar is 1" long. In Excellent Vintage condition. You should expect some wear on all vintage and antique jewels, we consider it part of their charm.
Item number m255.