SOLD Zuni Petit Point Turquoise Bracelet
Product Code: VJ095
Stone Type: Turquoise
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Zuni Petit Point
The Zuni Indians of New Mexico have made Zuni Petit Point Jewelry for almost 100 years now and they have become famous for their Petit Point Jewelry worldwide. Zuni Petit Point is made into Silver Rings, Pendants, Necklaces, Earrings and Petit Point Bracelets such as this one. Zuni Petit Point is tiny round, oval, square, rectangle and pear shape stones that are individually hand cut and polished, then set into Petit Point Silver Jewelry. You can read more about Zuni Petit Point Jewelry on our informational page where you will find several photo examples with descriptive text.
Zuni Petit Point Bracelet
This Zuni Petit Point Bracelet was made around 1950 and has many pear shape Turquoise gemstones with a round petit point Turquoise stone in the center of the Bracelet. This Silver Bracelet also has nice Silver work and is of a nice design. We purchased this Zuni Petit Point Bracelet from a private Indian Jewelry collection near the Shonto Trading Post. The owners had purchased a major collection of Zuni Jewelry around 1965 when the Trading Post was changing Traders. This is a classic Zuni Petit Point Bracelet from the 1940 - 1970 period, it does have natural Arizona Turquoise so we are certain it is truly an early piece.
Quality Zuni Petit Point Jewelry
Quality Zuni Petit Point Jewelry is a wonderful art form from the Native American Indians of Southwestern United States. The history of Zuni Petit Point Jewelry is enchanting and this Jewelry is an important American heritage we will cherish forever, as Americans. You can still purchase Zuni Petit Point Jewelry today and it is still handmade in the USA!
Durango Silver Company tries to always have a good stock of Zuni Petit Point Jewelry as well as Zuni Petit Point Bracelet, both new and old available for our customers. We hope you will check out what we have available now and that you come back often to see the new Zuni Petit Point Jewelry as we put up new items as we get them.
The inner bracelet circumference measures 5", plus an opening of 1". 2" at the widest point. The bracelet weighs 39 grams. The shank is 2mm thick.