Cluster bracelet

Native American (Zuni)
about 1950


Object Place: Zuni, New Mexico

Dimensions

Overall: 7.3 x 7.9 x 5.1 cm (2 7/8 x 3 1/8 x 2 in.)

Accession Number

2012.853

Medium or Technique

Silver, turquoise

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Jewelry

Classifications

Bracelets and armlets

Silver bracelet set with polished turquoise stones bezel-set in cluster design. Stones are round, oval, and egg-shaped and set in concentric ovals around a central oblong-oval stone.

Inscription

Scratched on inside: "A" within a circle / "E / "$1000" / "$10.00"

Provenance

2010, sold by R. Gallegos, New Mexico to Robert Bauver, New Salem, MA; 2012, gift of Bauver to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 28, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Robert Bauver