Snake bracelet

Native American (Navajo)
1900–50


Object Place: Arizona, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 6.7 x 5.4 cm (2 5/8 x 2 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1993.837

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Jewelry

Classifications

Bracelets and armlets

This is a solid cast braclet in the form of a snake . The exterior of braclet has been geometrically sectioned in the casting, and then stamped with additional decoration.

Provenance

Between 1940 and 1985, collected in the Southwest by Margret Craver Withers (1907-2010); November 17, 1993, gift of Mrs. Withers to MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Margret Craver Withers