In western New Mexico, the area of land known as El Malpais has a reputation as a desolate and impenetrably hard region of volcanic rock covered sandstone. The black surface has given rise to generations of legends and mythologies.
The El Malpais Cuff appropriates the aesthetic tension between smooth surfaces and fractured lines.
2 1/2" wide, 9” long when laid flat, 8” closure to closure.
Wood closure, rubber cord, copper beads.