Vintage 1930s-1940s Fred Harvey style sterling silver and turquoise stamped cuff bracelet.brvs962cs
Vintage Navajo Fred Harvey sterling silver and turquoise cuff bracelet
Vintage Navajo Cuff Bracelet circa 1930s-1940s. Sterling silver with a blue turquoise stone, rolling log cut outs and decorative stampings along the side and back of the cuff. Unsigned.. 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: 5.75"
Gap: 1 1/8"
Total Circumference: 6.25" (flexible)
Weight: 14.7 grams
Band width at center: 11/16"
Stones: 1 Turquoise 9x5mm oval