Navajo concho belt



With elaborate stamping, repousse',and chiseling, this Navajo concho belt has five conchas (2 13/16" d x 2 1/2" h), 6 "butterflies (2 5/8" w x 1 1/2" h) , and a large buckle (3" w x 2 5/" h). It is unsigned and made out of heavy guage sheet silver and high quality turquoise. There are 3 stones that have cracks but all are stable. The silverwork is gorgeous. The leather of the belt was replaced at some time in its past.

 

This is an iconic Navajo concho belt. With quality work and stones (possibly Lone Mountain), it is a great buy at this price. It is coming out of a New York private collection.



Dealer Marcy Burns American Indian Arts LLC
Date: circa 1920s-1930s
Origin Navajo; NM and Arizona
Artist/Maker unknown silversmith
Measurements see above
Inventory View Dealer's Inventory
Website http://www.marcyburns.com
Price $2200.
Contact Marcy Burns Schillay, 212-439-9257 or  info@marcyburns.com

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