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Larry Moses Begay Navajo Cuff

  Lot # JZ652
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Larry Moses Begay Navajo Turquoise Sterling Silver Cuff

This monumental, museum-quality vintage Navajo cuff bracelet by Larry Moses Begay is a remarkable showcase of Navajo silversmithing. The bracelet showcases a selection of meticulously arranged turquoise stones in teardrop and oval cuts. Between the rows of turquoise stones, the bracelet features beautifully crafted silver raindrops and rope designs. 

With its intricate wave works and silver adornments, this piece is a testament to the artist's craftsmanship. The center of the bracelet stands tall at approximately 4", with the width of the cuff at about 3. The quadruple silver shank cuff provides a sturdy yet elegant structure for the substantial piece.

  • 142 turquoise stones in teardrop and oval shapes
  • Artist's signature 'LMB' for Larry Moses Begay
  • Marked as sterling silver, ensuring material quality
  • Size is adjustable by a jeweler (or carefullfy) to fit various wrist sizes

Preserved in good condition with no damage and all stones intact. The original patina has been left as-is for the new owner to polish if desired.

Internal circumference: 7"
Opening: 1.25"
Overall dimensions: 2" x 3" x 4.75"
Largest stone: 0.506" x 0.221"
Weight: 99.75 grams

About the Artist:
Larry Moses Begay is a celebrated Diné silversmith, whose jewelry echoes the deep-rooted traditions and the stunning landscapes of the Navajo Nation. His work, marked by intricate detailing and cultural symbolism, is highly sought after by collectors and enthusiasts of Native American art.

Additional Details:
- Signed by Navajo artist, Larry Moses Begay
- Sterling silver, marked
- Circa 1970's+

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Lot # JZ652
System ID # 15079023
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