Huge 153g Signed Navajo Watch Cuff for Men 1970s Bulova, Vintage Turquoise Watch Band


This is TRULY an amazing watch cuff, for a few reasons. First, this vintage piece features stand-out turquoise artistry. The cuff is huge--in size, weight, and presence. The sterling silver cuff is adorned with natural turquoise ranging in hues from green to blue-green, in an uncommon geometric design. Small round cabochons of turquoise--in "snake eye" setting--are laid around the tips of the watch, while more tubular "petit point" style settings are laid along the sides of the watch and on the cuff. Then there is the watch itself: a Bulova Accuquartz, which we believe is 1973 movement model 2240 with sterling silver bezel and sterling silver back. 1970s Accuquartz model are collectible. Very few were made, and even the advertisements for Accuquartz are collected! So in addition to a STAND-OUT turquoise cuff, you have a just as collectible Bulova watch sitting inside of it. The hallmark on the interior is BB Navajo. There are a handful of Navajo artists with the initials BB, and I've yet to identify the artist who "wrote" initials in this stacked style. It could have been an early hallmark for Navajo Benson Boyd or another artist with those initials.

The watch cuff measures about 2-1/2" wide, and in terms of wrist measurements, it is 5-5/8" around taking a soft tape inside the interior. The gap or opening is 1-1/4" gap--which is 6-7/8" total around the wrist, yet the cuff is bigger than the measurements might indicate. Please convo so that we can walk through the dimensions before you commit to buy.

To say this piece is special is an understatement. It is a vanishing piece of history.


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