This bracelet cuff was created by Navajo Artist & Silversmith Alfred Martinez
The Royston turquoise stone is a stunning green with a bit of cloud like white and light to dark gold.
The stone sets in a scalloped bezel and is surrounded by twisted silver wire with a carved sterling silver border.
It's marked sterling and signed
It has an inside of about 5 1/2" plus a gap 1 1/4".
I have a 6 1/2" wrist and it fits me pretty well with a bit of room.
It's 1 7/8" tall in the front
The stone is 1 3/8" tall by 1" wide.
Weight: 52 grams on my scale
placed a quarter there for scale.
Royston is a district in Nevada consisting of three turquoise mines: Bunker Hill, Oscar Wehrend, and the main producer, Royal Blue. Royston is known for its beautiful colors ranging from deep green to rich, light blues set off by a heavy brown matrix. The Royston district is still producing some turquoise of high quality, but in limited amounts. It is a relatively soft turquoise and should be given proper care to maintain ones" investment.
Sure to make a Fine addition to any collection, or a great gift! Please note: Pictures are enlarged to show detail, remember everything looks bigger on line :)