Ring, Turquoise, Cluster, Hallmark, 647
STATEMENT RINGS ARE BIG RIGHT NOW -- IN EVERY SENSE.
Crafted by Vangie and Griffin Tsabetsaye, a husband and wife duo of Navajo jewelry artisans, this bold vintage ring is a classic radial cluster design featuring polished cabochons of bright blue turquoise in subtle serrated bezels, accented with twist wire detailing and sterling silver drops. At 2” long, it’s certainly a statement piece!
Evangeline “Vangie” Tsabetsaye (Zuni). Active since 1970s. Needlepoint and cluster work; silver, gold. Evangeline Tsabetsaye shares the marks with her husband Griffin Tsabetsaye.
Marks: G (above a V); G T (above a V); G T V
Griffin Tsabetsaye (Zuni). Active since 1970s. Needlepoint and cluster work; silver, gold. Griffin Tsabetsaye shares the marks with his wife Evangeline Tsabetsaye.Marks: G (above a V); G T (above a V); G T V
- artist: Griffin and Vangie Tsabetsaye
- affiliation: Zuni
- hallmarks: GRIFFIN & VANGIE TSABETSAYE
- materials: sterling silver, turquoise
- dimensions: 1 1/2" x 2"
- weight: 20 grams
- size: 7, 7.5, 8, 9.5
- style number: JR647