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And please check our Vintage Jewelry Gallery and Masters' Gallery for other bracelets
The 4th Edition is out! Over 4,000 entries plus useful and informative essays on topics ranging from the history or marking silver jewelry in the Southwest, the Indian Arts and Crafts Board, The Navajo and Hopi Guilds and the United Indian Traders Association. Plus trader cost codes, imitations and dating jewelry.
500 pages. $69.99 We offer the book either ‘intact’ or with a coil binding in place of the regular book spine. This allows you to open it to a certain page and keep is flat without damaging the book. (We do not charge extra for the coil bound copies.)
Two bracelets by Navajo jeweler and rodeo cowboy, Ernest Rangel. Made for a medium wrist (5.5 inches with a 1 inch opening) each is sandcast, with stampwork along the edges. Just over 1/4 inch wide. $340 each. (SANTA FE) A stainless steel bracelet, by Carlton Jamon, that includes raincloud motifs. 1.25 inches across. Made for a medium wrist. $400. Two cuttlefish cast sterling bracelets by Samuel LaFountain (Turtle Mountain Band Chippewa and Navajo) The middle one is 1 1/8 inch wide (TUCSON) and the one at right is 1 3/8 inch across. (SANTA FE) Each fits a medium wrist and each is $560.
Gilbert Begay made these bracelets. He and I have worked together for many years. Nice guy, needless to say. The contemporary guard bracelet at left is made from #1 triangle bar so it’s 3/8 inch wide. 5.5 inches with a 1 inch opening. $220. The old style bracelet in center is 5/8 inch wide, same size as the previous bracelet and $230. The trio at far right are a little lighter in weight and domed for flexibility/spring. 1/2 inch wide and $60 each. (ALL IN SANTA FE - but we have similar work by him in Tucson as well)
A bracelet by Tohono O’odham silversmith Rick Manuel. It depicts the Tsirkwena Ceremony, sometime also called a Winter Rain Ceremony. 1.25 inches wide and made for a small wrist. $520. (TUCSON)
Two hollow ware bracelet with chisel work based upon Acoma pottery designed by Acoma silversmith Tony Chino. The wide cuff -made for a small wrist- is 1 3/8 inches across and $600. (TUCSON) The other is 1 inch across and made for medium wrist. $525. (SANTA FE)
Four elegant guard bracelets by Karl Nataani. The ones set with coral or turquoise at each end are $340 apiece. The one with the plain silver fluted drop is $300. The turquoise one at far left is a men’s size while the others are a medium ladies’ size. (ALL IN TUCSON)
Another bracelet by Rick Manuel, this one depicting the animals of the Southwest. Beautifully detailed and executed. Just over 1.25 inches across and made for a small wrist. $540 (TUCSON)
A stunning contemporary cuff from the bench of Dakota Willie, a young Navajo silversmith who is developing a unique approach to stampwork cuffs. This one is 2 inches across and made for a medium wrist. $600. (SANTA FE)
At left is a large men’s size Hopi overlay bracelet with a bear paw design by Anderson Koinva. 1.5 inches wide. $875. The turquoise (from the Apache Blue Mine) and sugilite bracelet by Albert Jake. Made for a medium wrist and 7/8 inch wide. $800. Steve Yellowhorse created this lovely plain silver bracelet (in a medium-small size). .75 inch wide. $240.
The two deeply sculpted bracelets (one a ladies’ size, the other a men’s size) at $350 each. the one at top of the trio is $300 and a men’s size.(SANTA FE -but the ladies’ size bracelet is in TUCSON.) Johnathan Nez made the three gold on silver guard bracelets. The two bracelets at left and in the middle are just under a half inch wide and $400. One is a ladies' size and the other a men's size. The one at far right, with silver raindrops on each side is a half inch wide a ladies' size and $400. (SANTA FE) The six Hopi overlay bracelets shown here are in TUCSON, but we have an equal number in similar designs in Santa Fe. These are 1/8 inch wide and $90 each. Though made for a medium size wrist, there is room to trim the ends and reshape for a small wrist without harming the design.
Al Joe made the overlay on cuttlefish cast bracelet with a Navajo rug pattern. It tapers from 1 inch wide down to .75. Made for a medium wrist. $525. The bracelet second from left is by Steven Yellowhorse and set with a marvelous piece of dichroic glass. For a medium wrist, it measures 1.75 inches across at the widest point. $400. An old style ingot silver bracelet by Stewart Yellowhorse. 1 inch wide and a nice solid weight. $600. (ALL IN SANTA FE)
Above are two, very nice heavy weight inlaid bracelets by Tim Yazzie. The top ones is 1/4 inch wide and are made for medium wrist (5.5 inches with a 1+ inch opening. $250. The one at bottom is 3/8 inch wide. $300. These are inlaid with green serpentine, turquoise and jet - with one also having coral. The other two have orange and purple lip spiny oyster shell, and two shades of turquoise. (SANTA FE)
A classic hammered cuff from the 1960s. 1.5 inches wide. $575. (SANTA FE)
The top four bracelets are by Kyle Yellowhorse and are $150 each. These are set with spiny oyster shell, lapis, sugilite, turquoise coral and mother of pearl and are all made for a small wrist. (TWO AT TOP ARE SOLD) The next tHree are by Wayne Muskett. The first is medium size and the two all turquoise is a men’s size. $165 each. Then follows an all coral Zuni inlay bracelet, made in the 1970s. SOLD. The wide (3/4 inch) bracelet is by Tim Yazzie and is SOLD. The narrow multi-stone bracelet with twist wire is also from the 1970s and made by Jimmy and Rita King. 3/8 inch wide. SOLD. Viola Eriacho made the final inlay bracelet. 3/8 inch wide and SOLD. ALL IN TUCSON
If you have a rather small wrist, take heart: the bracelet at left, by Leonard Nez is small: under 5 inches with a 1 inch opening. 1.25 inches wide and set with a beautiful turquoise from the Royston Mine. $600 (SANTA FE)
Three sandcast bracelets by Aaron Anderson. The one at left is set with natural turquoise from the Godber's Mine (also known as Dry Creek and Burnham). 2 inches wide and made for a medium wrist. $800. The other, very striking piece incorporates the traditional nazha motif. 1 7/8 inches wide and made for a medium-small wrist. SOLD. His bracelet at far right is set with a very nice piece of Royston turquoise. 1.75 inches wide and made for a medium+ sized wrist. $575. (SANTA FE)
A great bracelet by Victor Masayesva. He sandcast a thin sheet of silver to provide the added texture for his overlay work. 1 3/8 inches across and made for a medium wrist. $875. A turquoise cluster bracelet by Langston Thompson. 1.25 inches across. $375 (SANTA FE)
Overlay sliver and leather bracelets that snap in back (with two possible adjustments). Made by Navajo jewelry artist Ray Scott. 3/4 inch wide, they come in three sizes. $350 each. (TUCSON - but we have several in Santa Fe as well!)
A beautiful sculpted inlay of natural turquoise, mostly from the Fox Mine in Nevada and one piece of sugilite for an accent. Created by Na-na-ping. 1.5 inches across and made for a medium-small wrist. $3600. (SANTA FE) Gilbert Begay made the two old style bracelets at left. They were made to fit a man's wrist: 6.5 inches with a 1.25 inch opening.. the one that is 3/4 inch wide is $240 while the 1 inch wide one is $280. Navajo silversmith Gary Custer made the sandcast bracelet set with an interesting piece of Royston turquoise we gave him to work with, 1 3/8 inches wide and made for a medium-small wrist. SOLD. (TUCSON)
Robert Sorrel created this serene, symmetrical tufa cast bracelet. $800. Frances Jones made the track bracelet at right. 1 3/8 inches wide. A medium size. $800. Young Navajo silversmith Cody Willie made this bracelet that reminds me of looking up out at the cosmos. 2.25 inches wide and made for a medium wrist. $500.His brother Dakota made the bracelet next to it. 1 3/8 inch wide, also a medium size, it is SOLD. (ALL IN SANTA FE)
Tohono O'odham silversmith Rick Manuel made the desert landscape bracelet at left ( 1 and 1/8 inch wide and $500) and the desert summer thunderstorm bracelet at right (1 inch wide and $510). BOTH IN TUCSON The twist bracelet in the center is by Steve Yellowhorse and was made with argentium silver -an alloy that will never tarnish. 1/2 inch wide and $220 (TUCSON) A men's size inlaid bracelet of turquoise and spiny oyster shell, by Wayne Muskett. 3/4 inch wide.$520 (SANTA FE)