And please check our Vintage Jewelry Gallery and Masters' Gallery for other bracelets

Robert Sorrel created this serene, symmetrical tufa cast bracelet. $800. (TUCSON) Navajo jewelry artist Elvira Bill -who learned from her father, Emerson Bill- crafted this very fine, heavy cuff bracelet. $450 (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 (SANTA FE & TUCSON)

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Master silversmith Craig Agoodie made the old style heavy men's bracelet set with natural turquoise from the Bisbee Mine. 1.25 inches wide. $1275. On the right is an overlay bracelet by Tim Yazzie set with a beautiful natural turquoise from the  Cloud Mountain Mine. 1 1/8 inches across. 5.75 inches with a 1.25 inch opening. $650. (TUCSON)

Arland Ben made both of these fine bracelets. The one at left is 1 1/8 wide and set with natural spiderweb turquoise. Made for a medium to small ladies' wrist. $1200. The one at right is a man's size. 1.5 inches across at the widest pot its set with some very nice natural turquoise fro he Royston Mine in Nevada. $1600.

Tohono O'odham silversmith Rick Manuel created his first Women's Roles bracelet several years ago. It shows many of the activities of woman, from gather saguaro fruit and cholla buds to weaving baskets, raising children, cooking, playing taka (a game similar to field hockey) and being a makah or healer. 1 1/8 inch wide and made for a medium-small wrist. $525 (TUCSON)

A really great example of the innovation/experimentation that the late Orville Tsinnie could do. 1.25 inches across, it measures 5 3/8 with a 1.25 inch opening. $875. (TUCSON) The cuff at far right was made by Sam LaFountain (Turtle Mountain Band Of Chippewa/Navajo). 2.5 inches wide and measures 5.5 inches with a 1.25 inch opening. $750 (SANTA FE)

Navajo jewelry Albert Lee created this great bracelet set with a very nice example of Royston turquoise. Made for a medium wrist, it is 1.5 inches across at the widest point. $675 (TUCSON-but SOON IN SANTA FE)

 

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The inlay bracelet at left was made by Tim Yazzie, a versatile Navajo silversmith living here in Tucson. 3/5 of an inch across at the widest point. Made for a medium to large wrist. $485. The top bracelet at right, also a medium-large size is by Wayne Muskett. 5/16 wide and $185. The One below is by Viola Eriacho of Zuni. 3/8 inch wide. $240 (ALL IN TUCSON)

Navajo silversmith Tim Yazzie made this overlay bracelet. It's an inch wide and measures 5.7 inches with a 1.25 inch opening. $475. (TUCSON)

 

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The bracelet at left is set with turquoise from one of the mines in the Battle Mountain area - I'm guessing Ajax or Carico Lake. Neat stone in any event. 1.75 inches across.  $320. The one at left is most likely from the Kingman Mining District and is 2 1/8 inches across and $475. (BOTH IN TUCSON)

The large men's bracelet above was made by Karl Nataani, who is known for his beautifully and meticulously designed and crafted guard bracelets. This one is quite heavy (#3 square wire, for those of you familiar with gauges). 7 inches with a 1.5 inch opening. $380 (TUCSON)

 

 

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This graceful sandcast bracelet is by Robert Sorrell and is set with a 60 carat piece of turquoise from the Royston Mine that is so rich in color that it could be easily be mistaken for turquoise from the nearby Blue Gem Mine. Made for medium-to-small wrist it is 2 inches across at the widest point. $1100. (TUCSON)

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A sandcast bracelet by Sorrell set with the best piece of top grade natural spiderweb turquoise from the Egyptian Sinai region. 2 inches wide and made for a smallish wrist. $1875 (SANTA FE)

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Robert Sorrell created this striking sandcast bracelet. Just over 1.5 inches wides and made for a medium to small wrist. There is an overlay double lightning design on the inside- additional photos available on request. $875 (TUCSON)
A stunning contemporary tufa cast bracelet with an elegant concave shape in cross-section that makes it quite comfortable to wear. By Tim Herrera of Cochiti Pueblo. 1 7/8 inches across at the widest point. Made for a medium to small wrist. $300. (TUCSON)

 

Joseph Coriz from Kewa Pueblo does some of the most elegant overlay bracelets, He just brought these two in to our Santa Fe store. 

AT RIGHT: the top bracelet is set with turquoise that he was told was from the #8 Mine, but which I think might be from elsewhere in Nevada. Regardless, a nice stone that beatifully accents this 1 1/4inch wide bracelet that was made for a medium-small wrist. $925.(TUCSON)

The one below is the same size and 1 inch wide. $800. (SANTA FE)

Both are accented with 14kt gold dots and we can e-mail you additional photos that show the work on the sides of each.

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The bracelet above was made by Kevin Yazzie for a small wrist and is just tad over 1 inch wide. $475. ( TUCSON)

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Both by Robert Sorrell. The maze-inspired top cuff has a small coral bead at one end. 1.5 inches wide and made for a medium wrist. $1100. The bracelet with the intriguing ellipses (a design motif that is reprised in overlay on the inside) 1 1/8 inch wide and for a medium wrists. $885. (BOTH IN TUCSON)

 

 

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At top above is new work from Vernon Begaye, The top one employs hammered overlay and is set with a nice turquoise the Kingman Mine. It measures just over 5.5 inches with a 1.25 inch opening. $875. The one below is 1 3/8 inch wide and 5.5 inches with a 1 inch opening. $400. (SANTA FE)

 

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About 1 inch wide, this sandcast guard bracelet set by Robert Sorrell is set with turquoise from the Tyrone Mine, which has been closed for some years. It was a source of turquoise going back 8 or 900 years. $685. (SANTA FE)

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Navajo rancher, rodeo competitor and silversmith, Ernest Rangel made the sandcast stampwork bracelet with a row of round turquoise from  the Kingman Mine. Beautifully detailed and executed. Just over 1/4 inch wide, this one was made for a man's wrist but he makes smaller ones as well, so please let us know if you might be interested in one.  (TUCSON)

 

 

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Cody Sanderson and his work have become internationally famous. His work is widely collected in the Orient, from Singapore to Hong Kong to Japan. This cuff - a men's size- was made just before he 'went viral'. 2 inches wide.  $800 (SOON IN SANTA FE)

The sandcast bracelet at left was made by Robert Sorrell. The line at right terminates in a small coral bead. 1 3/8 inch wide. $875. The bracelet at right is a very nice heavyweight silver stampwork piece by Leonard Nez and is set with turquoise from the Royston Mine. The stone is actually darker and richer than the photo shows, due to the glare of the light. 1 1/4 inch wide and made for a small wrist. $750. (SANTA FE)

At 2 1/8 inch wide, this twist wire bracelet is a wonderful piece of work. By Philip Tsosie. $900 The inlaid bracelet was made by the late Lynol Yellowhorse. et with spiny oyster shell, turquoise variscite, sugilite and lapis.  1.5 inches wide and made for a small wrist. $875 (SANTA FE)

 


By Jennifer Curtis, 1 5/8 inch wide. 5.5 inches with a 1 inch opening. $950. The very unusual and innovative bracelet at right was made by Bryan Joe, son of Al Joe, a well-known, award-winning silversmith for decades. Now Bryan is earning that title as well.  3/4 inch wide and made for a  small wrist. $450. (BOTH IN TUCSON)

 

This bracelet was made by the late Willie Coin Sr., Navajo. (we have a concha belt by him in our vintage gallery) Just over 1.5 inches wide. Made for a small wrist. $300 (TUCSON)

 

The sandcast bracelet is set with a marvelous piece of turquoise from the Royston Mine in Nevada,. Made for a medium wrist, it measures 2 3/8 inches across at the widest point. $475. (TUCSON) The sandcast bracelet at right was made by Priscilla Naswood Bahe. Set with an unusual green turquoise from Nevada, it measures 1.75 inches across at the widest point. $300. (SANTA FE)

This stunning bracelet was made a few years ago by the Navajo silversmith Jim Harrison. 1.5 inches across at the widest point. it is inlaid with black jet, turquoise, lapis mother of pearl, coral, malachite, variscite and lepidolite. $1600.

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