brvs911cs- Vintage 30's-40's Fred Harvey style sterling silver and turquoise stamped split band cuff bracelet.
brvs911cs- Vintage 30's-40's Fred Harvey style sterling silver and tur
Vintage 30's 40's Fred Harvey style sterling silver turquoise stamped cuff bracelet. Very good vintage condition with 3 natural turquoise stones bezel set on applied ornaments. A thunder bird in the center and two arrowheads on each side. Stamped with snakes, double arrows and other decorative stampings. Not marked. Tests for sterling silver. This beautiful bracelet is from the Fred Harvey Era, when Route 66 had been completed and tourists from the east were passing through the southwest. This type of bracelet sold at the Fred Harvey shops along the highway and popular tourist destinations. The Fred Harvey Company stocked its many hotel gift shops with Native American crafts which were extremely popular with tourists. A very popular item of course was Native-style jewelry. This bracelet is a style popular in Fred Harvey stores. Inside Circumference: 5.25" Gap: 1" Total Circumference: 6.25" (flexible) Weight: 22.5 grams Band width at center: 7/8" Stones: 3 Turquoise 9x5mm ovals Hallmarks: none