Jesse Robbins Coin Silver and Cheyenne Turquoise Cuff



 



Jesse Robbins Coin Silver and Cheyenne Turquoise Cuff
Known for abiding by traditional silversmithing techniques and his ambitious passion for creating handmade jewelry, the Cheyenne turquoise in this piece has been mined by the artist himself and the silver is tufa cast, hand-hammered into shape and embellished with stamp work detailing. The use of coin silver is a trademark in Jesse Robbins work, and gives his pieces a vintage appeal.

5 1/2" interior
1" opening
3/4" width

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Coin Silver

Coin silver is a term used to refer to the alloy that resulted when pre-1965 US silver coins were melted down to reuse in jewelry making. Early Native American craftsman made jewelry directly from the coins, heating the coins in a fire pit or forge and hammering them into shape.

Price:$725.00

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Coin Silver and Cheyenne Turquoise Cuff
Jesse Robbins