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Cuff style silver bracelet with geometric mosaic stone and shell pattern bounded by a wide silver band. Mosaic work is of turquoise, jet, and white and pink shell.

Provenance

David Saity, New York City dealer of Native American Indian jewelry, purchased in Southwest. Giiven to the Museum in 1999.

Credit Line

Gift of Chaya and David Saity

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

Native American (Zuni Pueblo), 1970s–1980s

Object Place for Label

Zuni, New Mexico, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 1.6 x 0.3cm (5/8 x 1/8in.) Other (W x diameter): 5.4cm (2 1/8in.)

Accession Number

1999.218

Medium or Technique

Silver, turquoise, jet, and abalone (haliotidae)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Bracelets, Armlets