This sturdy Native American cuff bracelet was made by Navajo artist Guy Hoskie. The bracelet is set with five natural Kingman turquoise stones polished perfectly smooth with no cracks or chips, just natural colorations and matrix. The stones sit in a plain bezels surrounded with twisted wire of sterling silver at the base and sterling silver raindrop beads all around. The cuff is completed with deep stamp-work & applied repousse work.
Ithaca Peak turquoise is some of the rarest turquoise found. Located next to the Kingman mine in Arizona, Ithaca Peak turquoise has always been very collectable and sought after.
The bracelet measures 1 inch wide, with an inside end-to-end measurement of 5-1/4 plus there is an opening gap of 1-1/8 inch. The bracelet weighs 65 grams.
Brand new in perfect condition. It is stamped sterling and has Guy Hoskie's hallmark. Certificate of Authenticity included and gift box included.
Guy is 54 years old and lives in Arizona. He learned silversmithing from his relatives, Sunshine Reeves and Andy Cadman and exhibits certain similarities to their work.