This fabulous cuff bracelet was made by Navajo Artist Joe Piaso Jr
It's contemporary in design and the large Number 8 Turquoise Stone is a sky blue with a gold matrix.
It's marked sterling and signed
It can be carefully adjusted to fit
It has an inside of about 5 1/2" plus a gap 1"
It's 1" tall in the front
The stone is just over 3/4" tall by almost 3/4" wide.
Weight: 19.2 grams on my scale
placed a quarter there for scale.
Joe Piaso Jr. was born into a tradition of Navajo silversmiths. He was taught from an early age by both his father and grandfather. He also attended a school that taught master silversmith techniques where his unique talents and style were evident to the teachers, who often purchased his work.
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 :)