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Turquoise and silver cuff bracelet

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The bracelet is composed of ten silver strips decorated with sixteen, bezel-set turquoise cabochons. The strips are gathered and fused at the terminals. Each is embellished by engraved designs.

Marks

Unmarked

Provenance

1970s, purchased by Dale and Doug Anderson from unknown dealer, Albuquerque; 2012, gift of the Andersons to the MFA. (Accession date: June 27, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Dale and Doug Anderson

Native American, Zuni, about 1940

Dimensions

Width: 6.4 cm (2 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2012.392

Medium or Technique

Silver and turquoise

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment