Jesse Robbins Coin Silver Cuff with Hand Stampwork and Repousse Detail
Jesse Robbins created this handsome coin silver cuff with traditional Navajo stampwork and repousse detail. The use of coin silver is a trademark in Jesse Robbins work, and gives his jewelry a vintage appeal.
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.
5 1/2″ interior
1 1/4″ opening