Preston Monongye Cast Silver Bracelet
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Directory: Archives: Estate Jewelry: Silver: Pre 1980: Item # 1198185
Territorial Indian Arts and Antiques
7077 E. Main St. #7
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
A man sized bracelet by the Master Hopi silversmith Preston Monongye is tufa cast silver with a Peyote Bird and Peyote symbols. Set with two large Royston turquoise and finished with a bar of inlay: turquoise, coral, ivory and jet.
This impressive bracelet is over 2" tall, the interior measures a little over 6" plus the gap of 1 1/4". Very heavy!
Preston Monongye 1927-1987, was known for his tufa casting, He was innovative along side Charles Loloma, in his own way.
No Indian jewelry collection is complete without an example of Preston's artistry!
Buyer pays $25.00 for shipping and insurance.