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Federico Jimenez Signed Sterling Silver Large Inlaid Zuni Butterfly Pin Brooch

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Federico Jimenez Signed Sterling Silver Large Inlaid Zuni Butterfly Pin Brooch

Original price was: $1,200.00.Current price is: $660.00.

3 inch wide Zuni Butterfly pin brooch available created by Federico Jimenez.  This large inlaid Zuni Butterfly pin is signed by Federico Jimenez! Federico Jimenez jewelry is highly sought after and collected worldwide.

FEDERICO JIMENEZ was born in Oaxaca, Mexico in 1941 in a Mixtec Indian Community.
He received a bachelor’s degree in science and art at the University of Benito Juarez in Oaxaca, Mexico.
He came to the USA in 1967 to study and work. He studied jewelry making and design at the University Community School.  In 1970 He and his Wife Ellen Belber Jimenez took a trip to the Southwest and fell in love with the American Indian Culture. He admired the Indian craftsmanship and technique so much that he was inspired to start a collection of Folk Art. He first opened a gallery on Main Street in Santa Monica, CA and then moved to Abbot Kinney Ave. in Venice, CA. His most important Gallery was opened on Montana Ave, in Santa Monica, CA where he specialized in Antiques and Collectibles, carrying Folk Art from Mexico, Latin America, and the Southwest.

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