Charming Sterling Silver Hopi Overlay Bracelet by Beauford Dawahoya(deceased). Hallmarked by artist. It has a charming lizard design with immaculate silver overlay. The tail has a lovely swirl and A similar bracelet and pendant can be seen on page 124 in the book “Hopi Gold Hopi Silver – 12 Contemporary Jewelers”. Beauford Dawahoya Silver Hopi Overlay Bracelet
Beauford Dawahoya, brother of Bernard Dawahoya, who was born in 1938 and died in 1998, lived on the Hopi Reservation in Arizona. His cuff bracelets and other jewelry are highly prized and very collectible. Beauford began his silver work in the 1960’s and was a member of the Snow clan.