Vintage Navajo Mediterranean Coral Bracelet Sterling Silver Howard Begay

  • Tribe: Navajo
  • Condition: Excellent condition with NO damage or missing Coral. There is a tiny ding and very minor surface scratches that you can't see with the naked eye
  • Size: Just shy of 1" wide with an inside of 5-1/4" from end to end plus a 1-1/4" opening
  • Artisan: Howard Begay
  • Materials: 9 Mediterranean Coral & Sterling Silver
  • Item Weight: Heavy 61 grams / 2-1/8 oz
  • Hallmark: "Navajo HSB"
$800.00

Details

Beautiful vintage Native American Navajo handmade bracelet by famed artist Howard Begay. Howard's influence was his grandfather, Luke Begay, but it was his uncle Kenneth Begay who taught him at the age of 13. His specialty is traditional design with shank, wires and turquoise. This lovely coral bracelet is HIGH QUALITY CLEAN AND BALANCED. It is will become one of your favorite bracelets. Howard has been recognized numerous times for his jewelry entries at the Navajo Nation Fair, Gallup Inter-tribal Ceremonial and Arizona & New Mexico State Fair art competitions. His clans are Ta’neeszahnii (Badlands/Tangle People) and Todich’ii’nii (Bitter Water Clan), and is from Pinon, Arizona.