This amazing 18 karat yellow gold cuff by Michael Roanhorse is not just a piece of jewelry, it’s an engineering feat. The gorgeous architectural gold wires keep the cuff in place when worn on almost any size wrist. 11 total carats of white diamonds sparkle down every side.
Michael Roanhorse is from the Navajo Reservation on the Chuska Mountains in Crystal, New Mexico. Michael learned the basics of silversmithing from his father and researched techniques to further his own expertise.
Michael Roanhorse's goal is to push the envelope of contemporary art in silver, metal, and sculpture, using the oral history of his people to influence his creative process and gives him ideas for each piece. Michael also strives to evolve his style to help create a new and modern field in contemporary art.