Sammie Kescoli Begay Stone Mountain Spiderweb Turquoise Ingot Coin Silver Row Bracelet
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This amazing bracelet contains seven perfectly matched turquoise gems from the Stone Mountain mine located near Yerington Nevada, in the extreme northwest part of the state. This seldom encountered turquoise has produced a tiny amount of beautiful deep hunter green gems with outstanding luster and hardness over the last few decades. The claim was first discovered by Otto Taubert in the 1940s who named it “Harcross”. Walter Godber bought the claim and mined it prior to staking his famous Godber Burnham mine near Austin Nevada. Decades went by before another group of miners picked it up and produced a small amount using only picks and shovels. These gorgeous gem grade natural specimens are perfectly complimented by the marvelous labor intensive silver work of Navajo jeweler Sammie Kescoli Begay. Set in hand made bezels separated by large sterling droplets and fine sterling beads, the gems are eye dazzling in their quality. They sit on Sammie’s thick ingot shank created completely from scratch from old American sterling silver coins, melted, rolled and hammered to perfection.
Inner Circumference of Bracelet: 6-1/8 in. Bracelet Gap Size: 1-3/8 in. Bracelet Width From Center: 1-7/16 in. (and tapers down to: 1 in.) Center Stone Size: 1-3/16 in. x 5/8 in. Full Inner Circumference of Bracelet Gap Size Included: 7-1/2 in. (Can be slightly adjusted prior to shipment upon request)
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