We are constantly on the lookout for Native American jewelry. Squash blossom necklaces, bracelets, pendants and rings are hot right now, bringing way over their silver value. Pre-1930 silver pieces are sought after as well as 21st century artisan-signed jewelry.
Jesse Monongya Navajo Hopi Gold Turquoise-Coral-Lapis-Opal-Inlay Diamond Cuff Bracelet
A dealer from Wisconsin had two unusual gold jewelry pieces that certainly were worth more than their gold value. Because of the heaviness of the jewelry, he had already received five offers (that were close to gold value). He asked if we would try it on our online auction site — we call it “the great equalizer.” The pieces were signed by one of the most
talented and heralded modern Native American goldsmiths, Jesse Monongya. The workmanship was exquisite and it far exceeded our auction estimate; the bracelet sold for $15,000 and the necklace sold for $9,000.
Taylor Navajo Native
American Indian Inlaid Coral Lapis
Turquoise 18K Gold Necklace
Native American Artisan Jewelry In Gold
If you have Native American, Indian, Inuit or Mexican artisan silver or gold jewelry you would like to sell, please contact us immediately.
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This is an archival article formerly written and is for informational purposes only. The valuations in this article have likely changed since it was first written.