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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 1980 item #1280207 (stock #EA2786)
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$4,500.00
Unusually fine and ornate signed squashblossom necklace by celebrated Navajo artisan Orville Tsinnie of Shipwreck, New Mexico. Circa 1970s. Sterling silver, 30" long, 226 grams. Turquoise appears to be from Carico Lake mine in Nevada.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 1960 item #1279492 (stock #EA2784)
orlando s. rigono
$1,500.00
Exceptionally fine sterling silver Zuni Knifing Dancer pin inlaid with highly desirable Blue Gem Turquoise. 40 grams, 2.65" from wing to wing.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 1960 item #1278868 (stock #AE657)
orlando s. rigono
$130.00
Sterling silver ring, size 7.75, with very striking large turquoise framed by stylized feathers. Approx. 11 grams, 1"x1".
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 1980 item #1278490 (stock #2648)
orlando s. rigono
$750.00
Effie Calavaza is one of the most widely recognized Zuni artists, and her snake designs are highly collectible. This signed 1970's snake-themed buckle is about 80 grams sterling, with turquoise and coral, about 3.5" x 2.25". Hallmarked "EFFIE C ZUNI"
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 1950 item #1246711 (stock #BD2283)
orlando s. rigono
$850.00
Hallmark "LM". Silver and copper buckle with steer's head and eagle motif. Three small inlay components appear to be missing. 45 grams, approx. 3.5" wide.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 1960 item #1245535 (stock #CH2489)
orlando s. rigono
$175.00
19.5" strand of tightly beaded thin shell discs with 7 light green turquoise.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 1940 item #1245110 (stock #BA2055)
orlando s. rigono
$3950.00
158 grams tomato coral. approx. 40"
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 1950 item #1076306 (stock #051311B)
orlando s. rigono
$750.00
A large, ca. 1940's Navajo, sandcast buckle;nicely stamped; 4 1/4" x 3 7/8".
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 1980 item #1035914 (stock #102810A)
orlando s. rigono
$750.00
A heavy buckle set with seven number eight spiderweb turquoise, attributed to Carl Quintana in Hallmarks of the Southwest by Barton Wright, p. 143; however, no specific information is available regarding his background. 3"x2"; 93.5 grms.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 1960 item #1034709 (stock #102210B)
orlando s. rigono
$675.00
An unusual face mask bolo by Frank Patania Sr., ca. 1950's; 2"Lx1"W; on braided leather with sterling tips.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 1960 item #988670 (stock #040810B)
orlando s. rigono
$125.00
Ca. 1950's heavy gauge, carinated, stamped bracelet. 49 grms. 5" inner dim., plus 1 1/4" gap.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 1980 item #988666 (stock #040810A)
orlando s. rigono
$375.00
Ca. 1970's Zuni inlay buckle, depicting a cardinal on a branch with multicolored leaves. The inlay is of coral, onyx, turquoise and mop. Famed by a nicely stamped border; hallmarked BB. 3"x2 1/4". Excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 1960 item #988426 (stock #040410)
orlando s. rigono
$225.00
Ca. 1950's Zuni cluster ring set with rich color coral, in serrated bezels, split shank, hallmarked TM; size 8; 1" diam. Excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 1950 item #985622 (stock #032510A)
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SOLD
Ca. 1940's stone to stone Zuni inlay bracelet of Turquoise, abalone, onyx, MOP, set in serrated bezels, applied to three flat bands; finely stamped. NOTE: The MOP in the tail section has become slightly recessed over the course of time. 2"W tapering to 1/2"; 5 1/2" circumference + 1 1/2" gap.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 1970 item #983588 (stock #031710)
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SOLD
Ca. 1960's handmade concho belt, reminiscent of Frank Patania's esthetic, but not hallmarked; stamped "sterling". Eight concho segments, plus a buckle. conchos measure 2 5/8Lx1 3/4"W. Buckle 3 1/4"x2 1/2"W; mounted on 32" leather belt.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 1950 item #982357 (stock #031110)
orlando s. rigono
$2500.00
A very impressive Navajo cuff, ca. 1940's, set with a quite large cabochon turquoise, mounted on a four twisted wire band. The stone, set in a round-toothed bezel, is also framed by a twisted wire, flanked by stamped fans. The turquoise measures 2 1/4"L x 1 1/4"W. 5" circumference; 1" gap. Excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 1950 item #981897 (stock #031010)
orlando s. rigono
$475.00
Bracelet for a small wrist, 4 1/2" circumference; 1 1/4"gap. Turquoise measures 1" sq.; Evidence of early repair (see closeup).
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 2000 item #977092 (stock #021710)
orlando s. rigono
$975.00
An impressive four strand necklace of silver and blue-green turquoise heishe beads, adjustable, with a detachable jacla. 11 1/2"L plus 6" chain extender; 4" jacla; signed Thomas Reano, Santo Domingo.