Sterling Silver Bracelet with Large Silver Domes

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Artist Unknown
  • Category: Bracelets
  • Origin: Diné - Navajo Nation
  • Medium: Sterling Silver
  • Size: 5” end to end; 1-⅛” opening; 1-¾” wide
  • Item # C4103.05
  • Price: $750.00

The large silver domes on this mid-century bracelet were not easy to fashion. It is a skill that required exacting attention to symmetry and shape. A talented Diné artisan fabricated three large silver domes and set them atop a split shank. Each dome was then framed with a series of silver dots.


Condition: The Sterling Silver Bracelet with Large Silver Domes is in good condition. There are a few minor dents in the center dome button, which is a result of wear.

Provenance: The bracelet comes from a gentleman Southwest Indian Jewelry collector in Colorado

Recommended Reading: Navajo and Pueblo Silversmiths by John Adair

Note: when we say Diné, as opposed to Navaho or Navajo, we are referring to the people and not the government.  Since 1969, their government refers to itself as the Navajo Nation.  

Artist Unknown
  • Category: Bracelets
  • Origin: Diné - Navajo Nation
  • Medium: Sterling Silver
  • Size: 5” end to end; 1-⅛” opening; 1-¾” wide
  • Item # C4103.05
  • Price: $750.00

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