Essex Jewelry and Antiques
Southwest c1920s-1950s Native American Sterling Silver Turquoise Cuff Bracelet
Regular price $388.80
Presented is a wonderful American Indian sterling silver and turquoise bracelet. This bracelet dates to the 1920s-1950s, and is likely of Navajo make. The bracelet is set with round and teardrop shaped pieces of turquoise, with beautiful natural black matrix clearly visible. The bracelet itself is thick heavy silver with attractive ropetwist and bead designs. This piece is in great condition. The turquoise are securely set. There are no splits, no breaks, no chips, and no repairs. The bracelet is not stamped. We have tested this piece with nitric acid and guarantee it to be sterling silver. The interior circumference of the bracelet is about 6 3/8 inches, so this bracelet will fit a wrist of about 6 1/4 inches in circumference. The gap between the ends is about 1.1 inches wide, but the bracelet has some give to it so it can be opened a little more. The bracelet weighs 79.3 grams or 2.8 regular ounces.