1980s Jolene A Eustace Cochiti Zuni 925/14K Gold Lapis Earrings
JAE Jolene A Eustace Cochiti Zuni Southwestern Sterling 925 Silver 14K Gold Lapis Lazuli Clip On Earrings! Earrings stamped with "STERLING 14K" and maker's hallmark "JAE" by Jolene A Eustace, Cochiti Zuni on the back.
Jolene is a daughter of well-known artists Ben and Felicita Eustace. Ben, from Zuni, was a jeweler who, in turn, taught his Cochiti wife Felicita the art of jewelry making. Jolene was educated at the Institute of American Indian Arts in Santa Fe. She learned jewelry making from her parents and Hopi jeweler Duane Maktima. Jolene's hallmark is a stamped "JAE."