Old Pawn Navajo Jewelry
Used - Vintage - Collectible
Beautiful Vintage Turquoise and Silver Conchas on Leather Belt
This beautiful vintage Navajo concha belt was purchased from a trader. It is old pawn. You can see the pawn numbers on the back of the buckle. The belt is 45 inches long total. The large oval conchas measure 3 inches by 2.5 inches and there are 5 of them not including the buckle. The butterfly style conchas measure 2 inches by 1.5 inches. The buckle is stamped by the artist LH Sterling. This is a nice medium sized concha belt on black leather. Beautiful and wearable!
70's Navajo Pin Pendant
This is a beautiful inlaid pin/pendant (there is a nice sized bail on the top back as well as a pin). It was purchased in the 1970's and is a beautiful example of Navajo silverwork as well as natural stone inlay. The stones appear to be lapiz, turquoise, serpentine, coral.
Measures 1 and 3/4 inch long and 1.5 inches wide.
It is in excellent condition with slight patina.
The artist has hallmarked the back - "E. Yazzie Sterling."
Authentic and beautiful vintage piece.
This weighs 16.3 grams on my scales. Heavy fine Sterling.
These earrings coordinate with above pendant and were also purchased in the 70's. They are teardrop sterling with the pierced ear post at the top.
The stones appear to be lapiz, turquoise, serpentine, coral.
They measure 1 inch long and 3/4 inch wide.
They are hallmarked by the artist on the back: "Sterling SR."
Excellent condition with patina.
They weigh 5.2 grams on my scales. Heavy fine Sterling.