1960's Vintage Navajo Sterling Silver Turquoise & Coral Belt Buckle

$ 285.00

1960's Vintage Navajo Sterling Silver Turquoise & Coral Belt Buckle


For you today is a great Vintage Navajo Native American Sterling Silver Turquoise & Coral Belt Buckle Signed LD (Lowell Draper) . This is one for your Native American / Southwestern collection! This buckle is made from heavy gauge sterling silver and has been decorated with 3 dry creek turquoise and one small red coral cabochons, all of which have been sawtooth bezel set. The silversmith has created a gorgeous piece of wearable art with hand-tooled designs that feature a large silver leaf, 1 silver flower, and other ornate silverwork. All mounted to a blackened scorched silver base. The artist finishes decorating by running heavy gauge twisted wire and repeat stamped sooth wire around the outer rim. The buckle measures 3-3/8" L x 2-1/2" H and weighs 68.8 grams. It is pure sterling silver and stamped by the Navajo artist. The buckle will accommodate up to a 1-3/4" wide belt. Very nice vintage 60's Navajo collector's claw belt buckle!

 

This buckle was signed by the artist, Lowell Draper.

Style: Belt Buckle
Stamped: LD, Sterling
Buckle Measurements: 3-3/8" L x 2-1/2" H
Total Gram Weight: 68.8 grams
Condition: Very Good pre-owned condition. The Sterling Silver was not professionally cleaned. We didn't want to compromise the natural vintage patina.