About Patania Jewelry
The Pieces below are sold, but we wanted to share our artistry with you. There are three portfolios below from each Patania.
Bracelet Ithaca Peak Turquoise CapriBracelet Ithaca Peak Turquoise Capri. This Ithaca Peak Arizona turquoise, which Sam cut in his studio, is set in one of Sam’s Capri series of cuffs. Old meets new in this Frank Patania Sr. inspired design by Sam. Each Capri is unique in the design on the sides and the turquoise which Sam selected for the series. Enjoy the bold flavor of the Southwest with one of Sam’s original works of art.
Bracelet Ithaca Peak Turquoise CapriBracelet Ithaca Peak Turquoise Capri, This Ithaca Peak Arizona turquoise, which Sam cut in his studio, is set in one of Sam’s Capri series of cuffs. Old meets new in this Frank Patania Sr. inspired design by Sam. Each Capri is unique in the design on the sides and the turquoise which Sam selected for the series. Enjoy the classic feel of Sam’s work in this exciting cuff.
Bracelet Martian 3CBracelet Martian 3C, Sam’s futurist Martian Hieroglyphics series of cuff bracelets are out of this world poems in three colors of 18K gold and solid sterling silver. The red, green and yellow gold inside a sterling frame are set off against the darkened sterling background.
Bracelet Sleeping Beauty Turquoise CBracelet Sleeping Beauty Turquoise Catania, The Catania series of cuff bracelets are bold signature pieces. This is the most complicated design and construction of the Mediterranean inspired series with Old World craftsmanship and rare New World Sleeping Beauty turquoise from Arizona. This large bold cuff is a Sam Patania original.
Bisbee Cuff with 18KBisbee Cuff with 18K, minimalist cuff bracelet in 18k white and yellow gold sets this beautiful and rare Bisbee turquoise off to float on your wrist. This is a Sam Patania original.
Royston DropsRoyston Drops, Royston turquoise from Nevada is known for its combination of blue and green often in the same stone. Sam cut all this Royston turquoise himself in his studio then set it in this necklace with textured sterling beads. Silver earrings would be perfect with this necklace.
Pendant Kings Manassa,Kings Manassa turquoise from Colorado is known for it’s beautiful green with a gold colored matrix, this simple pendant is a turquoise lovers dream.
Bisbee Cluster Ring 18KSam loves to use rare turquoises and with the family history of the Patania's in the Southwest the turquoise becomes available through the grape vine. This 18k white and yellow gold ring is set with a stunning and rare Bisbee turquoise in 22k gold bezels. The inspiration for this design is the Renaissance rings of the royal courts, high carat gold set with rare stones.
Bracelet Sea LifeThis unique cuff is part of the Sea Life Series Sam made with his grandfather's deep red natural branch coral. This branch coral stock is now all used and more pieces like this will not be made since Sam has promised to never buy red coral again due to the unsustainable nature of harvesting coral for jewelry. This cuff bracelet comes alive when viewed from any angle as if the wearer were diving in a coral reef.
Coral Spikes NecklaceCoral Spikes, Vintage Mediterranean Italian cut coral spikes set in sterling on my Dot Dash chain. This set of coral was put together by Sam’s father, Frank Patania Jr. 50 years ago and Sam has been wanting to use it all his career. For you to enjoy wear with diamond studs or silver earrings. 16 inches long with a 2 ½ inch extension.
Lace Blue OvalsNecklace Lace BG Triangles, Vintage Blue Gem turquoise from Nevada in Sam’s Lace necklace, delicate, feminine and strong.
Lace Blue OvalsNecklace Lace BG Ovals, Vintage Blue Gem turquoise from Nevada Set in Sam’s Lace necklace, delicate, feminine and strong.
Shadow Box PendantShadow Box Pendant with Morenci, Gorgeous sky blue Morenci turquoise from Arizona which I set in this powerful pendant. Wear it on the Santa Fe chain as shown and diamond studs or simple silver earrings. Classic feel in a Sam Patania original design.