Hohokam style shell bracelet with turquoise

While googling I’ve come across images of other bracelets “Hohokam” but they seem to be prehistoric and this obviously is not. Any ideas what this could be?



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Seems like I remember Ava Marie Coriz making something like this, she was a Santo Domingo artist. Really cool piece.

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Reminds me a bit of Angie Reano and others in the Reano family (also Santo Domingo/Kewa), although not quite as refined.

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There are many Kewa artists who make this kind of inlay. Might try to find similar work.

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Here are some similar style bracelets from the book Southwestern Indian Jewelry by Dexter Cirillo.

The first is by Angie Reano:


And this one by Frank and Charlene Reano:

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Thank You, very helpful.

Pecten shell, interesting.
Does your book state approx value?

This listing, right? Seller asserts that the Heard museum judged it to be Navajo or Kewa. Being sold at $275. I don’t think it would be “worth” conceivably more being an unknown origin/maker.

Sorry, no information on value in the book

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