***VINTAGE Navajo Natural Free-Form Sleeping Beauty Turquoise Cluster Belt Buckle – BU#1069
Vintage Sterling Silver Belt Buckle Set With A Cluster of 31 RARE Natural Free-Form Sleeping Beauty Turquoise Stones. Handmade And Designed By An Unidentified Native American Artist Using The Hallmark Of “King.” Pre-Owned, Estimated To Be 30-40 Years Old.
The Sleeping Beauty Turquoise Mine, Located In Globe, Arizona, Was Closed In The Fall Of 2012. This Highly Popular “Sky Blue” Turquoise Stone Found In Its Natural, Non-Treated State Has Become A RARE Find. The Stone Is Highly Sought After By Many Discerning Collectors.
Artist Hallmark: “KING” (hand stamped on back side of buckle)
Materials: Sterling Silver, 31 Natural Free-Form Sleeping Beauty Turquoise Stones
Technique: Saw Work, Stamp Work, Appliqué, Twist Wire, Oxidized Background
Belt Loop Width: 1.5″
Weight: 120 grams
1 in stock