Dan Simplicio Zuni Indian RainBird Bracelet
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Directory: Archives: Estate Jewelry: Silver: Pre 1950: Item # 1183856
Territorial Indian Arts and Antiques
7077 E. Main St. #7
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
A rare and fabulous silver bracelet by famed Zuni Indian artist Dan Simplicio, the Rain Bird is inlaid in silver overlay and set on a 2 1/2" wide cuff. Note the whole piece is curved, not flat!
This wonderful Zuni Indian cuff is the mate to a famous published cuff in "Blue Gem, White Metal" by Deborah Slaney, the Heard Museum's Collection of C. G. Wallace.
Mr. Wallace was a collector of Simplicio's work, over 50 pieces were in his personal collection.
Turquoise, coral, jet and shell are perfectly set in the sterling with no gaps or fill. He was a Master!
Interior measures 5 3/4" plus the gap of 1 1/4".
This is a rare opportunity to own a piece of history and beauty.
Buyer pays $20.00 for shipping and insurance.