Donovan Cadman is one of the premier Navajo artist's on the Navajo Nation. He is known for is stunning designs and detailed stamp work. Set in solid sterling silver with a single piece of high grade turquoise from Kingman,Az. This is a one of a kind piece. Measuring almost 1"1/2 in total width its a medium sized bracelet with a inside measurement of 5"1/2 and a 1"1/4 opening. In addition to all this it is light & comfortable enough to wear as a everyday piece.
Artist: Donovan Cadman. He has been producing since 1993 and is a well-recognized name in the Southwest jewelry world. Born in 1968 in Gallup, NM. He started jewelry making in 1991. His brothers, Andy and Darrell Cadman, Gary and Sunshine Reeves, are famous for silversmithing. His stampwork in his jewelry is known for its unique designs.
Stone: Kingman The Kingman mine in northwestern Arizona was one of the largest turquoise mines in North America. The terms "Kingman" or "high blue" refer to the blue color usually displayed in this stone. It has become a color standard in the industry. The mine became famous for its rounded, bright blue nuggets with black matrix. Few turquoise mines produced nuggets, especially of this quality.