Head silversmith is Daniel Tapija, Jr. (Yavapai/Hopi/Apache/Hualapai). He began his apprenticeship 1984. Dan now takes modest pride in his beautiful, precision hand stamping and soldering, which have earned him the title of master silversmith. This collection was inspired by beautiful prehistoric pottery taken from ruins in around the Mimbres River Valley area of SW New Mexico. 7 link measures 6-6.5" and 8 links measures 7-7.5" from end to end. You see extreme detail in this brushed sterling silver jewelry.