This bracelet is hallmarked with hand inscribed stylized WJS, ZUNI, 5-89 most likely for the date of creation. We believe this cuff was created circa 1989. This classic cuff bracelet was crafted in the traditional ZUNI technique with attention to detail and is in very good vintage condition (please see ALL photos for an accurate detailed depiction). There is a marginal crease in the silver on the inside of the cuff that appears to be original to the piece.It does not affect the stability or strength of the piece. The beautiful natural pear shaped desert sky blue turquoise channel inlay stones are in very good condition with no chips or cracks. The stones are firmly set in plain silver bezels. The stones each measure approx. 7/8" long x 3/8" wide. Overall, the bracelet measures approx. 1/2" tapering to 3/8" wide.
The interior circumference of this fine cuff is approx. 6 1/2" TOTAL including 1 1/4" opening. This cuff has some flexibility for careful adjusting and weighs 12.5 grams.925 sterling silver and beautiful southwestern desert sky blue turquoise cuff bracelet crafted by the skilled silver maker, WJS would make an outstanding addition to any Twentieth Century Native American Silver and Stone Jewelry, 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 to United States.
925 Sterling Silver