Calvin Martinez Rare Candelaria Turquoise Ingot Style Bracelet
This fantastic piece created by award winning Navajo artist Calvin Martinez features an amazing rare Candelaria turquoise cabochon and incredible old Ingot style silver work.
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This fantastic piece created by award winning Navajo artist Calvin Martinez features an amazing rare Candelaria turquoise cabochon. The stone varies in color from a gorgeous light blue to a stunning deep blue with dark speckled matrix. The item was hand crafted based on a very old traditional ingot style where the artist melts down the silver rolls it out by hand and pounds it out to form each unique design. Before sheet silver was invented Native American artists would use this labor intensive technique often using old coins or halters for their horses in the process. The piece also includes many more fantastic traditional details.
Inner Circumference of Bracelet: 5 1/2 in. Bracelet Gap Size: 1 1/4 in. Bracelet Width: 1 in. Stone Size: 1 5/16 in. x 5/8 in. Full Circumference of Bracelet Gap Size Included: 6 3/4 in.
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