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Robert Leekya Turquoise Cuff

$750

Item Number: DR 1273
Pueblo: Zuni Pueblo
Artist: Robert and Bernice Leekya
Medium: Sterling silver and Kingman turquoise
Age: 2012
Dimensions: 5 ¾” plus a gap of 1 ¼” total of 7”

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Description

This stunning cuff features 11 beautiful pieces of Kingman turquoise set in sterling silver serrated bezels. Each stone is separated by large sterling silver rain drops. Each of the sides are decorated with stamped silver and hand twisted wire. This piece is utterly magnificent.

Zuni husband and wife Robert and Bernice Leekya are known for their bold turquoise nugget jewelry. They have been making it since 1953. Robert was taught by his father, master Zuni jeweler Leekya Deyuse.

Condition: Excellent- original condition
Provenance: Purchased at Zuni Pueblo

Additional information

Weight 3 oz