Navajo Concha Belt
3: PERSONAL ARTIFACTS
Nomenclature Classification Term
A silver Navajo concha belt with linked oval shaped silver pieces and round turquoise stone settings.
52 cm L
1 cm D
Metal (silver), Stone (turquoise)
The belt was hammered, cut, and soldered.
Inlay (turquoise), Stamped
The belt is in very good condition with the only issue being mild tarnish throughout the piece, especially around the stamped design.
Comments Object History
Hanawalt's mother-in-law bought this in Florida at an antique place.
2022 Cat: Ellie Harrison
Cataloging: Consulted References
Southwest Indian Craft Arts by Clara Lee Tanner