Vintage 30's-40's Fred Harvey style Navajo coin silver and turquoise cuff bracelet. brvs981cs
Vintage Fred Harvey style Navajo silver and turquoise cuff bracelet.
Vintage 30's-40's Fred Harvey style coin silver stamped cuff bracelet with applied bezel setting oval turquoise stone and other applied ornaments. Quadruple split cuff with applied facing silver fan ornaments on either side of the turquoise and decorative stamping long the cuff end. Stamped COIN SILVER and signed by artist (hard to decipher).
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: 6-3/8"
Weight: 22 grams
Band width at center: 1"