Jennifer Curtis Silver Box with Morenci Turquoise
Artist: Jennifer Curtis (b. 1964)
Dimensions: 8 3/4″L x 6”W x 4 3/8”H
Signed: Hallmark and elaborate stamp work
Stone: 490kt Morenci turquoise
Material: Sterling Silver
As seen in the Elegant Vessels: A century of southwest silver boxes book (Page 6, 7, 144-148)
This final box in the collection is by Navajo artist Jennifer Curtis, who, having learned from her father Thomas Curtis, now follows in his footsteps, creating her own masterpieces in silver. Jennifer was commissioned by John Arena to create this box – designed specifically for this project – as the finishing touch to the collection.