Wampum Jewelry by Dr. Takeshi Yamada

This photograph shows a variety of fancy "black eye" wampum jewelry and "mermaid’s eye" (named by Takeshi Yamada) wampum jewelry created by Takeshi Yamada and displayed for sale at a fancy art gallery/giftshop in Pier17 near Wall Street financial district in Manhattan, New York. These gorgeous wampum jewelry were created by Takeshi Yamada, based on the 4,000 years old tradition of local (the area he lives and works) Native Americans in the United States. Wampum is the most important and valued jewelry, trade item, religious item, social protocol item, and…

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Joyful 4 many years, little one female.

4 many years ago, I was leasing a horse at a barn right until I could come across my individual to get again into using again and to consider to full myself at a dim time. 4 many years back, I figured out how complicated it is browsing horse ads on the internet for several hours, only to close the browser with a large coronary heart just about every solitary time. Far too much revenue, too considerably absent, just not the ideal just one. Time immediately after time just after…

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Mermaid's Eye Wampum jewelry with Chinese Dragon King's World in the sea, 2005

Mermaid’s Eye Wampum: (right is orginal nature-created Mermaid’s Eye Wampum jewelry) (left is acrylc painting of Chnese dragon king’s world in teh sea, painted on wooden panel, 10 inch, 2005) Takeshi Yamada ARTIST’S STATEMENT Mercenaria mercenaria – quahogs are found in estuaries along the Atlantic Coast, from Canada to Texas. The quahog shell is harder than gems like lapis lazuli and malachite, thus, it takes a high polish to turn into a first class gem. The name “quahog” is from a corruption of the Native American word for the clam,…

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