Leonard Platero Vintage Navajo Onyx Inlay Sterling Silver Ranger Belt Buckle Set

$ 350.00

Leonard Platero Vintage Navajo Onyx Inlay Sterling Silver Ranger Belt Buckle Set


We are offering this Vintage Navajo Onyx Inlay Sterling Silver Ranger Belt Buckle Set by Leonard Platero. The silversmith has created a total of four (4) pieces starting with the actual buckle displaying a solid oval cut plate with repeating stamped prayer feathers running around the outer scallop cut rim. He adds a deep smooth bezel that holds five (5) hand cut pieces of black onyx that's channel inlaid flush to the surface of the silver. Finishing the buckle the artist adds a repeat stamped smooth wire along the inside opening along with the belt set pin. The artist continues making two (2) identical belt slides each with three (3) channel inlaid onyx stones and finishes the set with a three (3) stone onyx inlaid belt tip.

The ranger buckle set is made for the wider 3/4" wide ranger belt. The buckle measures 2" tall and 2 1/2" across with both slides measuring 3/4" by 1/2" across and the end tip measuring 5/8" by 1" across. The complete set with black leather sample belt weighs 65.8 grams and is hallmarked Leonard Platero, STERLING, SC inside a cloud. The belt tip also has SC inside cloud,- STERLING. The silversmith was Navajo Leonard Platero.

The ranger buckle set was made during the 70's-80's and appears to have never been used.

Style: Inlay
Material: 925 Sterling Silver, Jet
Buckle Length & Width: 2" L and 2 1/2" W
Total Gram Weight: 59.4 g
Stamped: Artist hallmark
Condition: Pristine pre-owned condition. It appears to have nbever been used.