On offer is an authentic, vintage Fred Harvey Era NAVAJO hand wrought ornate. 925 sterling silver split cuff bracelet adorned with a natural hand-cut and polished southwestern desert blue turquoise cabochon stone surrounded by two (2) fancy silver coiled ropes with raindrops, and hand tooled rattlesnakes, rattlesnake jaws and other decorative motifs. This bracelet is not hallmarked which was quite common in earlier Native American jewelry prior to 1970.We believe it was created circa 1940 or perhaps earlier. This classic historic bracelet was skillfully crafted in the traditional old Harvey Era NAVAJO technique with attention to detail and is in very good vintage condition (please see ALL photos for an accurate detailed depiction).
The natural desert blue turquoise cabochon stone is in very good condition with no chips or cracks. The oval shaped turquoise stone is firmly and securely set in a smooth silver bezel and measures approx. 15/16 " long x 9/16" wide. This fancy Harvey era cuff bracelet measures approx. 1 5/16" tapering to 1/2" wide.The interior circumference of the cuff is approx. 6 3/4" TOTAL including 1 1/4" opening.
The cuff has a bit of flexibility for very careful adjusting. This traditional, well crafted Fred Harvey Era NAVAJO. 925 Sterling Silver Rattlesnake and Desert Southwest Blue Turquoise cuff bracelet crafted by a skilled artisan would make an outstanding addition to any Twentieth Century Native American Silver and Stone Jewelry, Rattlesnake, Western Souvenir Jewelry, Southwest American Turquoise or Historic Cultural Arts and Crafts collection. We have been involved in the design and creation of contemporary jewelry at the undergraduate and postgraduate level since 1967. In 1975 we opened a gallery of hand wrought fine art contemporary jewels and have since handled thousands of unique, one of a kind and limited edition pieces crafted predominantly by American artisans with a special emphasis on Native American Art.Will be determined upon request. We believe our photos and description to be an accurate testament. Thus, ALL SALES ARE FINAL. Therefore, in the event that we have made an error and you can describe that error to us. Thanks for looking and good luck.
This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Ethnic, Regional & Tribal\Bracelets & Charms". The seller is "rusfox" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.
925 Sterling Silver