Offered for sale: 2 wire sand cast Sterling Silver bracelet with round Sleeping Beauty Turquoise by Navajo silversmith Mike Platero.
The bracelet is a 2 wire sand cast cuff style bracelet with a round bezel set piece of Sleeping Beauty turquoise in the center. The middle of the bracelet measures 1 7/8 inches wide which tapers down to 5/8 of an inch on the ends. The bracelets weights 75.8 grams.
The bracelet has an cutout oval design on top. There is a cross shape formed in the oval. The turquoise which is bezel set with twisted wire decoration is placed at the intersection of the 2 arms of the cross. The bracelet has 4.5mm wide silver tube outline with the top of the tube curved and the back of the tube flat. The bracelet measures 5 5/8 inches around the inside without the gap. The gap measures 1 1/8 inches. My wrist measures 6 1/2 to 6 3/4 inches and the bracelet fits me perfectly without any sliding up and down the wrist.
The bracelet is marked 'Sterling' on the inside along with the name of the silversmith Mike Platero in script. The bracelet has not been polished but polishing it would bring a bright silver shine to the bracelet.