Beautiful Southwestern Sterling Silver Turquoise & 20k Gold Cuff Bracelet
Presented is a beautiful sterling silver, turquoise, and high karat gold
bracelet. The bracelet is made in the Southwestern American Indian style, and
the maker's mark is done in the same style as American Indian maker's marks, but
we do not know the specific maker. The bracelet is set with a large oval
medallion of natural turquoise, in a very rich deep green-blue color, with the
natural dark matrix material visible throughout. The turquoise is set in a high
karat gold bezel, contrasting attractively with the sterling silver band. This
piece is exceptionally well made, clearly the work of a very skilled jewelry
artist using particularly high quality materials.
surrounding the turquoise is high karat gold, which we have tested with nitric
acid and guarantee to be at least 20 karat purity. The gold was tested against a
piece of known 18 karat gold, and tested higher.
The bracelet is in excellent condition. The turquoise is securely set, with
no chips and no cracks. There are no breaks and no repairs.
The bracelet is stamped in two places with a maker's mark, possibly the
The bracelet has a circumference of about 6 1/4 inches, though the bracelet
is a little flexible due to the nature of the design.
The bracelet weighs 60.2 grams.