Duane Maktima, Laguna/Hopi - New Mexico, USA
Matching earrings can be seen elsewhere on this site, if still available (pendant is sold). Set is pictured as example, the price on this page is for the BRACELET ONLY)
Duane is one of the top artists on the scene. He graduated from Northern Arizona University, College of Creative Arts, Flagstaff. He has been making fine jewelry for 37 years. His work was on display at the Smithsonian Institution Museum of the American Indian. In 2015 he was Artist in Residence at the Denver Art Museum. His work is collected by discerning enthusiasts worldwide.
He works in silver and gold and one of his signature materials is the use of Rosarita in red, orange, and yellow.
Duane is very involved with Native affairs
Type: Bracelet - Cuff with Gift Box
Metal: Sterling Silver
Stones or Other Materials: Chalcosiderite (mottled), Gem Silica (translucent green), Orange Rosarita (orange)
Height (Gemstone Section): 1-1/16"
Width (Gemstone Section): 7/16"
Bracelet Band Width: 7/16"
Bracelet Size (Metal Only): 5-1/4" - This bracelet would have some adjustability in size
Bracelet Opening: 1"
Signed: Yes with Duane's Stylized logo
Repeatable Design: One-of-a-kind. Custom. Similar can be made if the artist is amenable and can get the gem stones. Duane works more often with red Rosarita so availability for orange may be tougher.
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