A brilliant pin with sterling, 14k gold, coral and turquoise by contemporary Navajo artist L. Eugene Nelson. Trained in engineering and drafting, he meticulously works out his designs to scale on graph paper. His workmanship is precise and scrupulous with each component made by hand and every piece one of a kind. This intricate pin is 2 1/4" long and 1 3/8" wide. Weighing 11 grams, it is in fine original condition with no damage to the stones. Signed as shown. Wearable modern art.