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For your consideration is this exquisite vintage Zuni sterling silver inlaid cuff bracelet by the highly collectible Zuni artist Adrian Wallace. The cuff is in great condition and has been recently polished. The bracelet features a traditional and truly meaningful sunface design in sterling silver, accented with intricate turquoise, coral, and MOP inlay. The bracelet measures 1 1/4" wide and the inside circumference is about 6" including gap. The gap measures 1 1/4" wide and the cuff can be carefully adjusted.
The Sunface is an important cultural symbol of the Zuni people and represents the Sun Father. For the Zuni, the Sun symbolized abundance, continuity, stability, positive energy, hope, happiness, and peace. They associated it with warmth that made life and growth possible. They believed it brought playfulness and joy to children, and good fortune and prosperity to families. So, praying to the Sun was a critical part of Zuni culture. Stunning, unique Zuni ring to add to an jewelry collection!

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Vintage Zuni Sunface Inlaid Cuff Bracelet Sterling

Estimate $1,000 - $5,000Oct 22, 2018