Navajo Bear Claw, Turquoise & Red Coral Belt Buckle
This magnificent, MASSIVE, vintage Navajo belt buckle was handcrafted featuring natural turquoise, red coral, and actual bear claws!
The buckle measures 5 1/8" x 4".
The belt buckle features fine turquoise, organic red coral & actual bear claws!
The buckle contains six (6) polished turquoise stones, each hammer set in custom, freeform sterling silver bezels.
It also contains two (2) polished red coral pieces, also custom bezel set in sterling silver.
It is also set with two (2) actual bear claws!
The buckle is embellished with 3-dimensional bead cluster and spiral symbolism, with a shadowbox bear claw design at the center of the piece. The border of the buckle has deep, notched edges.
The reverse side of the buckle is hand signed and hallmarked, "DA Sterling", and has a hinged loop to accommodate up to a 2" wide belt.
The buckle has a gross weight of 257.5 grams (just over 8 1/4 troy ounces).