Jacob (Jake) Livingston (Navajo/Zuni)

A master of the art of mosaic inlay, Jake Livingston is Navajo and Zuni. He has won numerous awards for his work. Navajo jeweler Vernon Haskie credits Livingston with influencing his work.

Jacob Livingston (Navajo/Zuni)
Earrings
Silver, coral, mother-of-pearl, jet, turquoise
n.d.
2.375 in. x .875 in.
KMA 89.016.708 A & B
 

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Jacka, Jerry. Navajo Jewelry: A Legacy of Silver and Stone. Flagstaff, Ariz.: Northland Publishing, 1995, p. 96.
Gibson, Daniel, "Vernon Haskie: From Lukachukai with Love," Native Peoples. January 2001, p. 50.
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