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Bisbee Turquoise Sterling Silver Ring Navajo Robert Shakey Size 8 3/4

Bisbee Turquoise Sterling Silver Ring Navajo Robert Shakey Size 8 3/4
Bisbee Turquoise Sterling Silver Ring Navajo Robert Shakey Size 8 3/4
Bisbee Turquoise Sterling Silver Ring Navajo Robert Shakey Size 8 3/4
Bisbee Turquoise Sterling Silver Ring Navajo Robert Shakey Size 8 3/4
Bisbee Turquoise Sterling Silver Ring Navajo Robert Shakey Size 8 3/4

Bisbee Turquoise Sterling Silver Ring Navajo Robert Shakey Size 8 3/4
New Unisex Ring Sterling Silver Bisbee Arizona Turquoise made by Robert Shakey Native American Navajo Artist. Setting is a Sterling Silver flared one to six band shank with hand made trim on top. This Turquoise is Natural and comes from the famous Bisbee mine in Arizona. The “Lavender Pit” mine is known worldwide for its size and the host rock does have a natural Red/Brown or some say lavender color; most Bisbee turquoise formed in and near this same host limestone material. The lavender name is so appropriate but is actually referencing and named for a Phelps Dodge executive from when the mine was fully operational. (the mine closed in the 1970’s). The turquoise is from Bisbee mine in Arizona. This gemstone is NOT stabilized or treated, only mined, backed carved and polished. Natural Bisbee turquoise gemstones such as this piece are extremely rare and collectable. Total Weight is Approx. Signed “Robert Shakey” Sterling. (partially reading covered under band). The top of ring is approx 34 mm long x 18 mm wide. Can not be easily sized much larger or smaller. For size reference we usually include US. A Dime is approx. 17.5 MM or 11/16 A penny is just under 19 MM approx. ¾ A Quarter is approx. 24 MM or 15/16 A Silver Dollar is approx. 37.5 mm in diameter (Just under 1 ½) A half dollar is just over 30 mm or just under 1 ¼ A Nickel is 21 mm. Listing and template services provided by inkFrog. The item “Bisbee Turquoise Sterling Silver Ring Navajo Robert Shakey Size 8 3/4″ is in sale since Friday, November 3, 2017. This item is in the category “Jewelry & Watches\Ethnic, Regional & Tribal\Native American\Rings”. The seller is “sdavid_sterling” and is located in Tucson, Arizona. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Iceland, Luxembourg, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Oman, Pakistan, Viet nam, Uruguay, Russian federation.
  • Country of Origin: USA
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
  • Ethnic Origin: Navajo
  • Signed?: Signed
  • Metal Purity: 925
  • Artisan: Robert Shakey
  • Main Stone: Turquoise
  • Sizable: Yes
  • Brand: SDavid Jewelry
  • Metal: Sterling Silver
  • Jewelry Type: Rings
  • Tribal Affiliation: Navajo
  • Ring Size: 8.75

Bisbee Turquoise Sterling Silver Ring Navajo Robert Shakey Size 8 3/4
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Vintage Navajo Robert Becenti Sterling Silver and turquoise Concho Belt

Vintage Navajo Robert Becenti Sterling Silver and turquoise Concho Belt
Vintage Navajo Robert Becenti Sterling Silver and turquoise Concho Belt
Vintage Navajo Robert Becenti Sterling Silver and turquoise Concho Belt
Vintage Navajo Robert Becenti Sterling Silver and turquoise Concho Belt
Vintage Navajo Robert Becenti Sterling Silver and turquoise Concho Belt
Vintage Navajo Robert Becenti Sterling Silver and turquoise Concho Belt
Vintage Navajo Robert Becenti Sterling Silver and turquoise Concho Belt
Vintage Navajo Robert Becenti Sterling Silver and turquoise Concho Belt
Vintage Navajo Robert Becenti Sterling Silver and turquoise Concho Belt
Vintage Navajo Robert Becenti Sterling Silver and turquoise Concho Belt
Vintage Navajo Robert Becenti Sterling Silver and turquoise Concho Belt

Vintage Navajo Robert Becenti Sterling Silver and turquoise Concho Belt
This vintage estate piece is a bench made concho belt created by Navajo Silversmith Robert Becenti. His hallmark R B is on the back of the buckle. The belt is crafted in the traditional stamp method out of sterling silver. Each concho is individually hand shaped, stamped, and oxidized to bring out the various examples of dies used for the meticulous stamp work design. The belt is not only beautiful to wear, but is also highly collectible. The turquoise cabochons are from the Sleeping Beauty turquoise mine and are a deep sky blue color. The belt measures 36 long. Each concho is 1 1/2 ” long and 1″ wide. The buckle is 2″ long and 1 1/4″ wide. The belt weighs 103 grams. The connecting rings are 1/2 in diameter. This belt is circa mid 1970’s. The item “Vintage Navajo Robert Becenti Sterling Silver and turquoise Concho Belt” is in sale since Friday, May 26, 2017. This item is in the category “Jewelry & Watches\Ethnic, Regional & Tribal\Native American\Other Native American Jewelry”. The seller is “shidezhe” and is located in Friendswood, Texas. This item can be shipped to United States.
  • Metal: Sterling Silver
  • Tribal Affiliation: Navajo
  • Jewelry Type: Concho Belt
  • Main Stone: Turquoise
  • Artisan: Robert Bencenti
  • Signed?: R B (Robert Becenti)

Vintage Navajo Robert Becenti Sterling Silver and turquoise Concho Belt

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