Vintage Signed Native American Indian Zuni Sterling Silver Turquoise Watch Cuff
Artist signed: RLB - the well known married artist couple who work together, Robert and Bernice Leekya Robert Leekya is no longer working. Vintage Zuni Sterling Silver Cuff Watch Bracelet with 8 Center Bezel Set Turquoise Stones, sophisticated silversmith work on the sides of the cuff, and applied sterling feathers bordering the watch which are in a sunrise pattern. Age: Vintage Estate Jewelry, exact age unknown. Measurements: approximately 5.75" inner circumference of the bracelet, plus the 1 3/8" open back gap. The width of the bracelet is approximately 1.5" at the center, and tapers to 1" width at the end borders. The watch that is currently in this cuff measures 1+3/8 fitting between the top raised silver pieces. The beautiful turquoise cabochon stones graduate from approximately 3/4" x 1/2" down to 1/2" x 3/8" on each side of the watch. Of course, these stones are natural organic shapes and these measurements are approximate.
Total Weight of the cuff bracelet: approximately 106.4 grams. Condition: This beautiful vintage sterling cuff bracelet is in fine vintage condition. The wonderful turquoise stones, chosen by well trained eyes, have lots of sterling veins through them.
The watch is not working and needs to be replaced (the second hand has even fallen off inside the watch), but shows how functional this beautiful cuff is. Notice that this bracelet may be worn on the wrist or pushed up on your lower arm - it just depends on the size of your wrist.
This cuff could be worn by a man or a woman - with equal appeal. The item "Vintage Signed Native American Indian Zuni Sterling Silver Turquoise Watch Cuff" is in sale since Tuesday, August 6, 2013. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Ethnic, Regional & Tribal\Native American\Bracelets". The seller is "ad" and is located in California. This item can be shipped to United States.
- Jewelry Type: Watch Cuff Bracelet
- Metal: Sterling Silver
- Metal Purity: .92916 Sterling Silver
- Main Stone: 8 Turquoise Stones
- Country of Origin: United States
- Tribal Affiliation: Zuni
- Material: Sterling Silver and Turquoise
- Brand: RLB (Robert & Bernice Leekya)
- Artisan: Signed RLB
- Style: Watch Cuff Bracelet