Petite single stone tourist era bracelet, circa 1940's-50's, with American turquoise stone set in sterling silver with clouds and arrow stamps. Marked with the Bell Trading Post symbol and sterling.
Bell Trading Post began operations in 1932. The company was owned and operated by Jack Michaelson (d.1957) of Albuquerque. Early production focused on handmade jewelry, but post WWII production shifted to quality tourist items. The company merged with Sunbell in 1969. (Native American Hallmarks by Bille Hougart)
Measures: 5 1/4" + 1" opening (flexible)