Alan Preston (New Zealander, b.1941), Artist 1983 © All rights reserved See full details
Similar to design of Sunshine earrings but made of different materials. Early works by Alan Preston that were part of the 1985 Pacific Adornment Exhibition at the Dowse. Precusor to Bone Stone Shell works in 1988. Alan Preston is one of the founding members of Fingers jewellery gallery and cooperative beginning in Auckland in 1974.
coconut shell, bone, sterling silver
100 x 50 x 8mm (h x w x d)
Collection of The Dowse Art Museum, purchased 1983