Sammie Kescoli Begay Rare Gem Grade Easter Blue Turquoise Ingot Bracelet
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This gorgeous three stone bracelet was created by Navajo jeweler Sammie Kescoli Begay. Sammie has rolled a thick and substantial bracelet shank out of sterling silver ingot. The shank is cut into an elegant and unique shape and deeply stamped prior to texturing and oxidization. Three marvelous gem grade natural Easter Blue turquoise cabochons were selected from the artist’s private collection to set in the piece. The gems, mined in the 1990’s, are thick cut and substantial. The cabochons glow with two toned hues of deep blue and green with both reddish-brown and golden matrix. The claim is no longer producing and this type of turquoise is seldom seen due to the difficulty of mining in a harsh mountain environment. Easter Blue has produced some of Nevada’s most beautiful gems. These combined with Sammie’s fine ingot jewelry technique has produced this stunning and collectible bracelet.
Inner Circumference of Bracelet: 5 7/8 in. Bracelet Gap Size: 7/8 in. Bracelet Width: 1 5/8 in. (at widest point) Center Stone Size: 13/16 in. x 5/8 in. Full Inner Circumference of Bracelet Gap Size Included: 6 3/4 in. (Can be slightly adjusted prior to shipment upon request)
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