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Cryer Creek Collection

Sterling Silver
Vintage Turquoise Ring

HK Item #PR666

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Vintage Sterling Silver and Turquoise ring

Size
6 1/2
1/4" tall
Materials
Sterling silver, Read about silver
Turquoise, Read about stones
Hallmark
stamped: JW ZUNI
Artist
unknown
Condition
Vintage, pre-owned - stones are firmly set with no cracks or chips

Vintage Sterling Silver and Turquoise ring

Vintage Sterling Silver and Turquoise ring

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Paula says - "In my opinion this ring shows all the design characteristics and workmanship of being Zuni made. But because we can't attribute the hallmark to a specific artist we can't legally sell it as Native American made - read more."

Authentic Vintage  Navajo Sterling Silver and Turquoise ring

 

We leave the natural patina on our pawn jewelry because many of our customers like the "vintage" appearance. If you'd like to clean up your silver jewerly, new or old, check out our silver cleaning and polishing cloth.

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Store Policies

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The jewelry and artifacts in this collection were gathered by a man born in 1933 and who has been collecting for over 60 years. He has a great love of Native American people, their culture and customs and their art. Living and working most of his life in Texas, he has been particularly drawn to Lakota, Comanche, Apache, Pueblo, Navajo and Zuni pieces. We will be listing items from his collection over the next year, so keep an eye on the Newly Listed Items page.

NOTE: Items in our Vintage Shop are either USED or NEW. They might come from inheritances, estate sales, private collections, and store liquidations. Many items are brand new (NOS, New Old Stock) and in perfect condition while others may show tarnish, scratches and other signs of use. Major issues will be described in detail and shown in photos. Vintage Shop items are sold as described and are not returnable.
Why isn't this item called Native American?

The US Department of the Interior Indian Arts and Crafts Act of 1990 and its recent Amendments require that items described as Native American or Indian be made by an enrolled member of a federally recognized tribe. Furthermore, government regulations suggest that all attributions include the Native American Indian's name, tribe and federal tribal enrollment number. Because it is impossible to identify the artist for many vintage items, even if they are authentic Indian made items, we cannot and will not use the words Native American or Indian in association with such pieces.

Read about authenticity of Native American Indian jewelry.

Horsekeeping LLC - Definitions of Jewelry Age and Condition
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Patina
A dark or colored film of oxidation that forms naturally on metal exposure to air and other elements. It is often valued for its aesthetically pleasing appearance.
Vintage
30 years or older.
NOS
New Old Stock. Retail store inventory from at least 10 years ago.
Pre-owned
An item that has been used.

 

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