Navajo Natural #8 Turquoise Bracelet – STB#1657
“Old Style” Sterling Silver Bracelet Set With A RARE Natural #8 Turquoise Stone. Masterfully Handmade And Designed By Navajo Artist DERRICK GORDON.
The #8 Turquoise Mine, Located In Carlin, Nevada, Was Depleted in 1961 And Is No Longer In Production. It Is Considered By Many To Be Among The Most Sought After Turquoise In The World. Acquiring This RARE Turquoise In Its Natural, Non-Treated State Has Made It A Highly Desirable Stone In The Eyes Of Discerning Collectors.
Artist Hallmark: “DERRICK” (hand stamped on back side of bracelet)
Materials: Sterling Silver, Natural #8 Turquoise
Technique: Stamp Work, Saw Work, Appliqué, Repoussé, Hand Sawed Castellated Bezel, Twist Wire, Satin Finish, Oxidized Background
Cuff Width: .8″
Weight: 96 grams
End to End Measurement: 5.75″
Opening Measurement: 1″
Total Bracelet Size: 6.75″ (5.5″ + 1″ = 6.75″)
1 in stock