Zuni Sterling Silver with Natural Turquoise Concha Belt

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An absolutely stunning example of Native American Zuni craftsmanship, this oversize belt is an amazing piece of wearable art. The black leather belt is adorned with 5 conchas and 5 butterfly clusters, each containing unique, natural pieces of turquoise. The turquoise is set in serrated bezels of sterling silver. Each round concha is 6" in diameter, and each butterfly cluster is 6" long, and 3" at its widest point (1 3/4" at it's most narrow). The belt is 50" long in total. Most likely from the 1970s.
Details
Designer
Unknown
Place of Origin
USA
Period
1970-1979
Condition
Excellent. Excellent.
Marked Size
n/a
Weight
n/a
Dealer Location
Los Angeles, CA
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
AU130701491458
Address
The Way We Wore
334 S. La Brea Ave.
Los Angeles CA 90036
US
(323) 688-3675
1stdibs Dealer since 2009 Located in Los Angeles, CA
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