You are viewing a VINTAGE, HEAVY, HUGE, OOAK, HANDCRAFTED, WATSON HONANIE HOPI NATIVE AMERICAN 925 STERLING SILVER PUEBLO POTTERY-INFLUENCED OVERLAY DESIGN WIDE UNISEX CUFF BRACELET. Please view all photos as they let you know what you will receive and are the primary and integral part of the description. Watson Honanie, a prominent Hopi gold/silvermith, the maker/designer of this stunning bracelet, adapts traditional pueblo pottery motifs in the design of this overlay cuff. This bracelet is one of his older creations. The technique of oxidation ("blackening") of specific areas, enhances the painstaking precision-cut designs.The measurements of this bracelet are as follows: End-to-end is about 5.875 inches (14.92 cm); opening is about 1.26 inch (3.2 cm); circumference is about 7.14 inches (18.14 cm); height is 1.65 inches (4.2 cm); and thickness is about. This bracelet is not adjustable due to possible damage to workmanship.
The cuff has Watson Honanie's pictograph mark (an open hand with "hummingbird/friendship" Hopi symbol in palm) stamped on both inside ends of cuff. The bracelet has no hallmark (content) stamp, but is guaranteed to be 925 sterling silver (92.5% pure silver).
It has a substantial weight of over 90 grams. The highly polished silver cuff reflected nearby surroundings during photo shoot.Please take the time to internet search and read more about renowned Hopi jewelry maker/designer, Watson Honanie, to learn about his humble beginnings and to understand why he has become an award-winning and acclaimed Hopi silver/goldsmith. Overlay is a technique where a one layer of metal containing a design is soldered onto another layer of metal. PLEASE CHECK OUT MY OTHER LISTINGS FOR MORE AMAZING FINDS! If you have any questions or require additional photos, please feel free to ask.
Thank you and happy eBaying! The item "VINTAGE WATSON HONANIE HOPI STERLING PUEBLO POTTERY OVERLAY WIDE CUFF BRACELET" is in sale since Sunday, March 10, 2019. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Ethnic, Regional & Tribal\Native American\Bracelets". The seller is "n2shopping4me" and is located in Irvine, California.This item can be shipped to United States.