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cuff bracelet with turquoise
  • Diné (Navajo) peoples
  • cuff bracelet with turquoise, late 1800s–1923
  • Where object was made: Arizona, United States
  • silver, turquoise, stamping
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 2 x 7.5 x 5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 3/4 x 2 15/16 x 1 15/16 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Roofe
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1504
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Description

The silver cuff bracelet has three pieces of turquoise. The center oval is vertical and the side pieces are horizontal. There are silver balls on either side of the center and on one side of the oval. The remaining oval only has silver balls on the outside. There is a "V" stamped on the beveled edge and stacked chevrons in the space between the stones and on the ends.