FRANK PATANIA SR. SILVER & SHATTUCKITE PIN
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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Native American : Pre 1980 item #1246252
ANDREA FATELL
$425.00
Great looking silver overlay cuff bracelet by Hopi artist Bernard Dawahoya, 1936-2010. Known for his bold designs of traditional Hopi Indian imagery and symbolism, this cuff measures 5 1/4" around in the inside plus a 1 1/4" opening. It is 1/2" wide and in fine original condition. Hallmarked as shown. A highly collectible bracelet from this fine silversmith.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Native American : Pre 1980 item #1245430
America's most famous and valuable turquoise comes from the Lander Mine of Nevada. This set was cut from stone purchased from Marvin Syme in the mid-1970s.

Sterling silver squash blossom necklace with matching bracelet, ring and earrings was handcrafted by Navajo Indian artist Jake Harnegarn for Bill McGee...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Native American : Pre 1980 item #1245352
Vintage Native American sterling silver and turquoise cufflinks. Oval cufflinks display striking turquoise stones in saw tooth bezel settings. Beautiful workmanship! Unsure which mine this turquoise is from as it contains black matrix. Shadowbox oxidation around stone heightens contrasting colors. Cufflinks have airplane back findings and measure just shy of 1" H x 11/16" W. They weigh 11.6 grams. Excellent vintage condition. Marked on reverse: STERLING...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Native American : Pre 1950 item #1244297
Brilliant blue natural turquoise sets off the large scale of this old Zuni necklace, a squash blossom with clusters of yummy stones.

Even though unsigned, this is the work of Fannie Ondelacy, her style of stone cutting and silver work plus the large dimensions and the excellent quality of turquoise.

Each of the twelve clusters is 1 3/8" by 1 1/2" plus the blossom and bead for a total of 2 1/4" wide...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Native American : Pre 1970 item #1244283
Lovely Blue Gem turquoise is channel set in the typical Ellen Quandelacy style choker necklace.

This three piece choker of sterling silver is finished with a hand made chain. Total length is 19".

Ellen Quandelacy made variations on this style for over 30 years.

Buyer pays $15.00 for shipping and insurance.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Native American : Pre 1970 item #1244277
Unusual shape to the Knife Wing Gods, very curvy!

The old Zuni Indian necklace is channel set jet, turquoise, coral and shell in sterling silver. Dates from the 1950-70 era.

The 3 pieces are joined on a handcrafted chain, center piece is 2" tall and wide, the sides ones are 1 1/2". Total wearing length is 19".

Buyer pays $15.00 for shipping and insurance.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Native American : Pre 1970 item #1244274
Disks of sterling silver are inlaid with the Rainbow Man by an unknown Zuni Indian artist, circa 1950-70s.

Coral, turquoise, jet and shell make up the bent figures with the Cloud tableta.

Center piece is 1 3/4", next are 1 3/8", smallest and the earrings are 1". Total wearing length with the hand crafted chain is 19". earrings are clips.

Buyer pays $15.00 for shipping and insurance.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Native American : Pre 1980 item #1243891
Classic early 1970s silver gent's ring is set with a lovely natural Royston cab. Love the blue to mossy green which Royston Mine is known for.

The perfect cabochon is 15 mm by 20 mm with a slight dome.

The fabricated silver ring is size 11, setting is one inch tall. Unsigned.

Buyer pays $12.00 for shipping and insurance.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Native American : Pre 1980 item #1243885
26 inches of graduated silver beads are beautifully hand crafted by a Navajo Indian silversmith, circa 1970s.

Four diameters of beads are lightly tooled, nicely finished with smooth graceful shapes.

Largest beads are 18 mm, smallest are 10 mm.

From an old Arizona collection, the patina suggests the date is from the 1970s.

Buyer pays $20.00 for shipping and insurance.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Native American : Pre 1940 item #1243878
Sterling silver hair barrette is set with a lovely cabochon of gem grade Blue Gem turquoise.

The 1930s era hair clip die struck sheet silver, hand tooled designs at the ends are well done, millimeter cut turquoise set in a bezel cup.

The 3 1/2" wide blank could also have been meant as a baby bracelet! It could easily be made into a pin.

The flawless Blue Gem turquoise is 12mm by 15mm.

Buyer pays $12.00 for shipping and insurance.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Native American : Pre 1940 item #1243875
Sweet little silver pin is handcrafted by a Native American artist and set with three rectangles of gem grade Blue Gem turquoise.

Sheet silver is sawn and spread into three narrow bands which are tooled and provide the base for the square bezels, finished with flattened silver beads.

The 2" wide brooch has the original pin back.

Dating from the 1930s, Blue Gem first mined in 1934.

Buyer pays $12.00 for shipping and insurance.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Native American : Pre 1940 item #1243521
Truly hand crafted Navajo Indian cuff bracelet from the first quarter of the 20th century is created from ingot silver, hand cut, filed and tooled, set with a lovely boulder Blue Gem turquoise cabochon which is 17 mm by 23 mm.

The oval surrounding the turquoise is enhanced with a tooled frame, which matches the tooling on the border of the band. Excellent layout and execution of the interior field includes long arrows and crescents...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Native American : Pre 1940 item #1243511
Early 20th century Navajo Indian silver jewelry cuff bracelet is top of the line souvenir jewelry from the period. sold at the railway stations and in the national park gift shops by the Fred Harvey Company.

Hybrid, die struck to create the cut out shape, half beads soldered on as well as a decorative plate which holds the bezel cup and millimeter cut large turquoise...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Native American : Pre 1980 item #1242568
ANDREA FATELL
$395.00
Lovely silver overlay ring by award winning Hopi artist Bernard Dawahoya, 1936-2010. Known for his bold designs of traditional Hopi imagery and symbolism, this ring is a size 8 and in fine original condition. The face of the ring is an interesting shape and measures 3/4" by 3/4" .Signed as shown with Dawahoya's snow cloud mark. His work is highly collectible.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Native American : Pre 1950 item #1241153
This wonderful vintage bracelet is made up of 7 NAVAJO fob / tags / charms - each tag has stamp work and a turquoise stone. Some of the tags are marked sterling. The bracelet is Mexican and the same period as the tags. The bracelet is marked "HECHO EN MEXICO, ROSI, STERLING, O925.

The bracelet measures 7 1/8" and has a total of 7 tags that range in size from 1" long to 1 3/8" long

Great Condition!
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Native American : Pre 1980 item #1239971
Great old Native American dangle earrings with saw tooth setting turquoise measuring 2 1/2" long. No markings though guaranteed silver. For pierced ears - very comfortable to wear.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Native American : Pre 1950 item #1238369
Child's concho belt with holes allowing it to be worn between 30 and 33 inches. There are 15 oval silver conchos plus the buckle with a variety of motifs. This is most likely a trading post piece rather than ceremonial; made circa 1950; excellent condition. The conchos are 13/16" wide.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Native American : Pre 1950 item #1237658
Wonderful vintage 1940 era squash blossom necklace set with very finely cut turquoise called needle point. This early example of Zuni Indian jewelry is in fine original condition, all the natural turquoise stones are holding their color while the hand worked sterling silver is achieving a softly aged patina.

Tiny hand crafted silver beads balance the dainty 3/4" sets plus the little blossoms...