Dan Simplicio Silver Box with Inlay
Artist: Attributed to Dan Simplicio (1917-1969)
Dimensions: 8 1/8”L x 5 1/8”W x 2 5/8”H
Material: Sterling Silver
As seen in the Elegant Vessels: A century of southwest silver boxes book (Page 86 & 87)
The abstract geometric imagery seen in this inlay is influenced by Southwestern Pueblo pottery designs. The design and technique employed on this central round medallion has been attributed to Zuni silversmith Dan Simplicio.