Evoking the wind, curling patterns of sterling silver circle the band of this cuff bracelet from Mexico. Roy Nilson designs the bracelet, carrying on the silversmithing traditions of Taxco. A combination between high-polish and darkly oxidized finishes makes the patterns pop.
In the Andes, the Land of the Four Corners, mountains are sacred. So is culture. The Nazca lines, the Wari glyphs, the Quipu knots and the complex multi-colored textiles of the Incas are all recorded and live on the work of contemporary Peruvian artisans.